Fred Leon Depetris, 51-year-old, longtime Jay, Oklahoma resident, passed away Wednesday, November 10, 2010.

Fred was born on April 13, 1959 in Prescott, Arizona to Sammy and Ruthie (Lindenbury) Depetris. He held several positions over the years, working for the Delaware County Sheriff’s Department, Lakemont Security, Grand Lake Casino Security, Simmons in Noel and Jay, and was currently working for Vanover Metals. Fred also loved to ride motorcycles. He was also an avid horse rider and loved the outdoors.

Fred was preceded in death by a daughter, Melissa Deptris and sister-in-law, Edwina King Deces.

Fred is survived by his wife, Patricia Depetris of the home; parents, Sammy and Ruth Deptris; children, Christina Depetris and Freddy Leon Deptris; brothers, Joe Deptris and Samuel Deptris; sisters, Anita Deptris and Juanita Allen,

Fred is also survived by numerous step-children, a host of grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 19, 2010 at the Worley Luginbuel Funeral Home in Jay, Oklahoma, Interment will be at Eucha Cemetery in Eucha, Oklahoma.

Services are under the direction of Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home Jay, Oklahoma.