The Herald, Sharon, Pa.


February 12, 2012

Okey Clayton Bourne Jr.

National Castings retiree was avid sportsman

---- — Okey Clayton Bourne of Wheatland Road, West Middlesex, died at 9:50 p.m. Saturday (2-11-12) in UPMC Horizon, Farrell. He was 81.

Mr. Bourne was born July 4, 1930, in Akron, Ohio, to Okey Clayton Bourne Sr. and Vesta Goldie Eagle Bourne.

He married Dottie Carpenter on Jan. 12, 1963.

Mr. Bourne retired as a millwright from the former National Castings Division of Midland-Ross Corp., Sharon.

He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Dottie C. Bourne, Millersburg, Ohio; two daughters, Dianne Evans and her husband Patrick, Stella, N.C.; and Rebecca D. Smith and her husband Jason, West Middlesex; three sons, Dennis C. Bourne, Cleveland; Shawn A. Bourne and his wife Trisha, West Middlesex; and Eric A. Bourne and his wife Lori, West Middlesex; five sisters, Geraldine Burnside, Walton, W.Va.; Penny Dixon, Akron; Arlene Mullohan, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; Pat Fox, Barberton, Ohio; and Linda Taft, Beaver, W.Va.; and two brothers, James Bourne, Orrville, Ohio; and George Bourne, Hermitage.

Also surviving are four grandchildren, Russell Evans, Sophia Smith, Katie Smith and Ryan Bourne.

He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant daughter, Jacqueline Elinore Bourne.


Okey Clayton, 81, of Wheatland Road, West Middlesex.

Calling hours: Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (2-14-12) and 10 a.m. to time of service Wednesday (2-15-12) in SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 3126 Main  St., West Middlesex.

Service: Funeral service at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

Interment: Haywood Cemetery, West Middlesex.

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