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Kenneth N Criner

June 27, 1943 November 1, 2019
Kenneth N Criner
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Kenneth Criner, also known to many as “Bus Boss”, passed away early Friday morning, Nov. 1, 2019 at the age of 76 years.
The son of the late Dell Criner and Vivian Owensby Criner, Ken was born on June 27, 1943 in Cushing, Oklahoma and was raised and educated here.
He was united in marriage to Nancy Francis on July 1, 1967.
Ken was veteran of the United States Army, serving most of his time in Germany. Following his discharge he was involved with law enforcement, working for both Cushing and the Payne County Sheriff’s office. He retired in 2008 from the Cushing Public School system, working for over 32 years. He was the transportation director for the school and was all about looking out and taking care of the safety for the children that rode his buses.
He was a member of the Cushing American Legion. He enjoyed camping and will be remembered by his kids and grandkids as someone that was always there to support them, no matter what event they was playing or attending.
Surviving include his wife Nancy Criner of the home; his children, James Criner and his wife Janet of Cushing and Brian Criner of Cushing; one sister Donna Criner of Stillwater; 11 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Lauri Beth Criner and one brother Tommy Criner.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Fairlawn Cemetery with Minister David Brassfield officiating.
The family will greet friends on Thursday evening, November 7, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Floyd Family Center, east of the funeral Home.

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10:00 AM 11/9/2019 10:00:00 AM
Fairlawn Cemetery

3700 N Little Ave
Cushing, OK 74023

Fairlawn Cemetery
3700 N Little Ave Cushing 74023 OK
United States

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Fairlawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

3700 N Little Ave
Cushing, OK 74023

3700 N Little Ave Cushing 74023 OK
United States

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