Lois Lorine Shadlow, 87 years, life-long resident of Hominy, Oklahoma, passed away on Monday, November 20, 2017 at Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Lois was a proud tribal member of the Osage Nation with also Otoe-Missouria and Pueblo ancestry. She was born in Hominy, Oklahoma on April 29, 1930 to William Theodore and Harriette Claudia (Hamilton) Shadlow. She attended and graduated from Hominy High School and then went on to attend business school in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Lois worked over forty years as a fund distributor for the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs. She belonged to the Native American Church.
Lois is survived by: 2 nephews: William Shadlow of Hominy, OK and Timothy Shadlow of Tulsa, OK and many other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, family and friends.
Lois is preceded in death by: her parents; her sister, Barbara Loy Shadlow; 2 brothers: Alvin Lloyd Shadlow and Amos Franklin Shadlow; 2 nephews: Amos Shadlow, Jr. and William Martin Shadlow.
Traditional Osage Services will be 9:00 AM, Friday, November 24, 2017 at the Shadlow family residence in the Osage Village in Hominy with Johnny Red Eagle officiating. Pallbearers are: Michael Kidder, Joseph Kidder, Gregory Kidder, Lance Goodfox, William Kemble and Otto Hamilton. Honorary pallbearers are: Dennis Kidder and Sonny Abbott. Head Cook is Andrea Kemble. Cedarmen and Watermen are: Gideon Goodeagle, Sr., Gideon Goodeagle, Jr. and Joe Ben Mashunkashey. Burial will follow the services at the AJ Powell Memorial Cemetery in Hominy.
Powell Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences and memories may be left in the guestbook at PowellFuneralService.com.