James Edwin Crites, 79, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, December 12, 2020 in Oklahoma City, OK. He was born April 19, 1941 in Carter, OK.
He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. James was a drafting engineer for various companies throughout his career. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, coin collecting and was always up for a trip to Cabela’s.
James was preceded in death by his father and mother, Clarence and Clara Be Crites; wife, Roberta Crites and daughter, Christina Branch.
He is survived by his son, Roger Boyer; daughter, Teresa Schaffer and husband Todd; grandchildren: James Boyer, Skyler Babek, Megan Branch, Caden Boyer, Morgan Branch and great-granddaughter, Mila Boyer.
Viewing will be held at 9:00 a.m., Friday, December 18, 2020 at the Yanda & Son Funeral Home Chapel, Yukon followed by funeral services at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be at Frisco Cemetery, Yukon, OK.
Online condolences may be signed at www.yandafuneral.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Yanda & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Yukon, OK.