NORMAN — Alice Siekierski Jewell, age 49, of Norman, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at OU Medical Center. Alice was born Nov. 2, 1963, in Norman to John Phillip and Betty Jane Jewell.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the IOOF Cemetery at 1913 N. Porter Ave. in Norman.
Alice grew up in Norman, graduating from Norman High School in 1981. On Feb. 29, 1984, she married John Phillip Siekierski. Alice worked for many years as an IT technician. She loved to cook, garden and make crafts. She was always growing flowers and she loved to share them with her family and friends. Alice was a golden ray of sunshine to those who knew and loved her. She had a heart of gold and was always there with a hug and a warm smile when needed. She was an exceptional and loving mother, wife and friend and she will be missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Jean Jewell; and her father, John Phillip Jewell.
She is survived by her mother, Betty Jane Jewell of Norman; one son, John Sam Siekierski and her daughter-in-law Elizabeth; John’s father, John Phillip Siekierski; three brothers, Eddie Jewell and wife Peggy, John Lee Jewell and wife Erin and Jerry Earl Jewell and Jennifer; one sister, Jane Clark and husband Russell; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; and her very special friend, Billy Alexander.
Arrangements for Alice and her family have been placed in the care of the Vice family at the Havenbrook Funeral Home in Norman.
Online condolences may be shared at www.havenbrookfuneralhome.com.
Norman Transcript, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013