Tommi Gail Kanatzar, age 65, of Oklahoma City, OK passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at Integris Hospice House in Oklahoma City. She was born December 23, 1953 in Oklahoma City to Thomas & Dorotha Manuel.
She worked at the state capitol and then later retired from oilfield valve production. She touched many lives with her gentle spirit and positive outlook on life.
At age 15, she met David Kanatzar. On February 26, 1972 they married and then had two sons. Later in life they divorced and she met Bruce McKelvey who was her partner for the remainder of her life.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Jan Thurman. She is survived by one sister Linda Barger and husband Ferris of Yukon, OK; her two loving sons Eric Kanatzar & wife Ashley and Brandon Kanatzar and wife Crystal, all of Yukon; three wonderful grandchildren: Jaedyn & Ava Kanatzar of Yukon, and Jared Kanatzar of Durant, OK; two great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.