Betty F. (Wilkerson) Martindale

Betty F. (Wilkerson) Martindale, 92, died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020, in Oklahoma City.

She was born Sept. 27, 1927, in Martinez, Calif., to Earl Lavanda and Cella Arthesia (Gallagher) Wilkerson. She was a 1945 graduate of Alhambra High School in Martinez.

She married Arrell Dean Martindale in 1945. He preceded her death after 71 years of marriage.

Survivors include four sons, D.J. “Joe”, Salina, Dean, Jr., Patrick and Roy, all of Oklahoma City; a daughter, Nicki Price, Shawnee; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Chris; a grandson; and a granddaughter.

Cremation was planned. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel, Phillipsburg. Services will be streamed live on Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel Facebook page.

Friends can sign the guest book from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral chapel.

Memorials are suggested to Church of Christ in care of the funeral chapel.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Posted online on September 16, 2020