Clent  Dedek


Clent Dedek, 84, of Edmond, Okla., passed from this life to the next on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at his home surrounded by family. Clent was born April 2, 1935, in Love County, Okla., to the late Steve and Doris (Sanders) Dedek.
Clent graduated from Thackerville High School in 1953, and in 1960 he graduated from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper 16th OHP Academy. Clent served as a Love County deputy sheriff, Edmond police chief, commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, and chief investigator for Oklahoma County
D. A. Bob Macy.
Clent had a lifelong love of horses and dogs. He married the love of his life, Joyce (Comer) Dedek, on May 25, 1956.
Clent was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, and three brothers.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Joyce (Comer) Dedek of the home; daughter, Sandy Dedek Owen and husband, Tim of Edmond, Okla.; three sisters; two brothers; granddaughter, Tiff Gravel and husband, Abraham Anun of Kampala, Uganda, Africa; great-granddaughter, Grey Anun; and a host of other friends and relatives.
As per Clent's wishes there will be no service, and please no flowers. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to any animal shelter.
Clent's beautiful smile will be missed by all who knew and loved him. He will live on forever in our memories and hearts.
Special thanks to Dr. Kupiec and staff and Companion Healthcare.
Special love to Linda and Mike Woolheather and S.T. and Joyce Bolding.
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Published on July 8, 2019
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Lila And James Judkins
Jul 09, 2019
Our sincere condolences to Joyce, Sandy, Tim and family. Client was a great man with a kind heart. Always remember his warm smile and hugs. Prayers for comfort!
Chris Budde
Jul 09, 2019
My deepest sympathy for your family.
W B Smith
Jul 08, 2019
Miss you chief RIP
Douglas Washam
Jul 08, 2019
RIP Clint. You will be missed!
Sue Reed
Jul 08, 2019
Special hugs and kisses to my uncle Clent
loved him lots forever in my heart
i can still see that nice smile on his face
never will forget