SHAWNEE, OK – Adeline Ketcheshawno DuBoise, 85, resident of Shawnee, OK passed away February 14, 2019. Adeline was born June 8, 1933 in Meeker, Oklahoma to Willie and Alice Ketcheshawno.
After high school Adeline joined the United States Air Force; she served three years and was honorably discharged. Adeline enjoyed sewing; she was an outstanding Native American designer and seamstress. She made shawls for fashion shows; she also made ribbon shirts for Sac & Fox, Shawnee, Kickapoo, Prairie Band Pottawatomie and is a member of the Thunder Clan. She made ribbon shirts for Wes Studi and Michael Horse and a dress for Elaine Miles on Northern Exposure. Adeline collected Scottie dogs. She enjoyed antique shopping, watching wheel of fortune, basketball and softball.
Adeline was very active, she enjoyed exploring mountains and even had the opportunity to hike the Grand Canyon. She enjoyed the Grand Canyon so much she even rode the mules down too! She rode in hot air balloons and rode in the nose of the B25 from Maryland to Oklahoma.
Above all else Adeline loved her family. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved her.
Adeline is preceded in passing by her parents, Willie and Alice Ketcheshawno and Willie, Amelia, Shirley, Robert and Willie Ketcheshawno. Adeline is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Larry DuBoise; son, John Rosser and his wife, Robin; son, Paul Rosser and his wife, Jeanne; son, Larry DuBoise and his wife, Alesia and daughter, Alice Pfeiler and her husband Karl; grandchildren, Julie Bliss, Ryan Rosser, Jennifer Rogers, Joey Bliss, Casey Rosser, Jaclyn Rosser, Amber Shepherd, Jacob Filer, Anthony DuBoise, Brenna Hertz, Jami Rosser, Allen DuBoise, Alyssa Hertz; great-grandchildren, D’Anna Murray, Landon Rosser, Tripp and Jett Rogers, Presley Rosser, Brooklyn O’Brien, Izabella and Sylus Humphreys, Stella Rosser and numerous other family members and friends.
Visitation will be 4-6 pm, Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Resthaven Funeral Home Funeral Service will be 11:00 am, Monday, February 18, 2019, at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel.
Joey Bliss, Pallbearer
Ryan Rosser, Pallbearer
Anthony DuBoise, Pallbearer
Allen DuBoise, Pallbearer
Chad Rogers, Pallbearer
Josh Shepherd, Pallbearer