Claude “Slugger” Zelmar Trask, Jr. of Fairland, OK passed away Tuesday April 17, 2012 at his home. He was 58.
Slugger was born December 26, 1953 in Miami, OK to Claude Zelmar and Janice (Nichols) Task, Sr. He had lived in the area all his life, graduation from Miami High School in 1972 and serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church and a lifetime member of Bass Holes of Grand Lake, VFW and the American Legion. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and his parents, a Brother Michael Joe “Skipper” Trask
Survivors include 3 Daughters Lindsay Matteson of Miami, OK Mandy Sue Mann of Oklahoma City, OK
Amanda Lee Ham of Cape Girardeau, MO Brothers Zachary Lee Trask of Stillwater, OK Sister Lisa Janette Nelson of Miami, OK 5 Grandchildren
A Celebration of Life Services will be Friday April 20, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami, OK. Steve Baldwin will officiate. Services are under the direction of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami, OK. On line condolences may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com