Essie St. John passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017 at The Journey Home in Bartlesville. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 2nd in the Walker-Brown Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Daniel Grimes officiating. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Walker-Brown Funeral Home. Essie Mae St. John was born November 12, 1946 in Altus, OK to Carl J. and Juanita (Sirmons) Lethgo. She is survived by five children: Dawayne & Kathy Schutte of Wichita, KS, Jenny & Jason Young of El Paso, TX, Chad & Trish Schutte of Bartlesville, William & Jessica St. John of Bartlesville and Gloria & Bunk Jeffers of Bartlesville. She was blessed with fifteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Essie is also survived by two sisters; Twylla & B.J. Riley of Skiatook and LaDonna & Gene Dees of Mesa, AZ, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Essie was preceded in death by her father, Carl Lethgo, mother, Juanita Wasylink and brother, Leroy Lethgo.
Reverend Daniel Grimes