Obituary: Darrell Tramel
Darrell Tramel, 92, of Prescott, Arizona, passed away on Feb. 22, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society — Marley House.
A memorial service for family will be March 16 at Heritage Memorial Park.
Darrell was born near Fort Cobb, Oklahoma, to James and Edna Tramel on April 27, 1926. He married June Hamilton on Nov. 2, 1947. He worked as business manager for Bill Cowen Motor Company, Snyder, Texas, then moved to Prescott, 1963 — continued as the business manager for Neil Hurt Chevrolet and Lamb Chevrolet, Prescott, Arizona. Darrell was a veteran of World War II and served in the Army 407th with the liberation of the concentration camps in Germany.
He was involved in: First Southern Baptist Church/Willow Hills — Deacon; Grand Canyon University — Board of Directors; Church Builders International Prescott Lions Club — President; City Board of Adjusters — Prescott; Prescott Samaritan Village — Advisory Board; West Yavapai Guidance Clinic — Board of Directors.
He was preceded in death by his wife, June Tramel, in 2011.
Darrell is survived by his son, Allan Tramel of Prescott and wife Rhonda; brothers: Glen Tramel of Henderson, Nevada, and Charles Tramel of Hudson, Ohio; sisters: Oleta Kitchens of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Loretta Jones of Edmond, Oklahoma; grandsons: Dustin Tramel, wife Katie and their four children of London, England; and Ryan Tramel, wife Julia and their two children of Phoenix, Arizona. The family of Darrell wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the caring staff of the Marley House.
Memorials may be given to Good Samaritan Society — Marley House, 1011 Ruth Street, Prescott, AZ 86301. Arrangements entrusted to Hampton Funeral Home.
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