Memorial services for Timmy Joe “Tim” Starr, 60, of Skiatook, were held Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Pastor Jim Ramsey officiated, and burial was in Floral Haven Cemetery, in Broken Arrow, OK.
Tim was born June 26, 1958 in Tulsa, OK to Fred Aubrey and Wanda Lois (Seiver) Starr. He passed away December 1, 2018 in Tulsa, OK.
Born the youngest son of four boys to Fred and Lois Starr, Tim was raised in North Tulsa, and graduated from McLain High School 1976. He met the love of his life, Lou Robison and daughter Delisa, and they married in November 1982. Tim and Lou had a son TJ in January 1984. He worked as a welder and electrician at Crane Carrier Company for 25 years and then at A.I.D. for 15 years. He grew up in a family who loved the outdoors. Tim especially enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping with his family, along with hearing the stories his wife shared from their fishing trips. He even went metal detecting later in life with his granddaughter, Aubrey and enjoyed having all his family around often. Tim battled cancer and pulmonary fibrosis for several years and was determined not to give up. He was loved by many and will live in our hearts always.
He is survived by his wife, Lou Ann Starr; daughter, Delisa Lee; son, Timmy Joe “TJ” Starr II; grandchildren, Lauren, Maranda, Aubrey, Madyson, Bronson, Asreil, Mary, and William; great-grandchildren, Henley and Gracelyn; brother, Freddy Starr; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Lois Starr; father, Fred Starr; and brothers, Bill Starr and Darrell Starr.