TAHLEQUAH, OK -- Benjamin W. Wacoche (Seq.Class of 1964) , a resident of Oklahoma City, passed away September 28, 2020 in Oklahoma City, OK at the age of 73. He was born Saturday, January 12, 1946 in Henryetta, OK to Willie S. Wacoche & Elizabeth (Thompson) Wacoche.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Karen Wacoche, sister, Janie B. Wacoche, brother, Butch "Butchie" Wacoche, sister, Ramona Sack-Lincoln, sister, Pauline Hiett.
Benjamin is survived by his son, Brian Wacoche & Nena of Tahlequah; daughter, Belinda Wacoche of Hanna; son, Benjamin Wacoche Jr. of Oklahoma City, six grandchildren and one great grandchild; two sisters: Ruby Wacoche (Seq.Class of 1964) and Jean Berryhill of Okmulgee as well a a host of other relatives and friends.
A wake service was held on Thursday, October 1, 2020.
Funeral Services were scheduled for Friday, October 2 at Grave Creek Indian Baptist Church in Hitchita. Burial was at Lackey Cemetery in Hitchita.