We want to thank all our friends and community for your
tremendous outreach of love, thoughts and prayers regarding this horrific
family tragedy. The Hruby family John, Tinker and Katherine were loved and
adored by their family and community and our hearts are broken. Please respect
our privacy at this time to let us deal and process our enormous loss. We thank
you from the bottom of our hearts.
In lieu of flowers the family suggest that any gifts be made
to the Stephens County Humane Society, The Boy Scouts, or Women's Haven. At this
time the family is working on a scholarship memorial fund that will be set up.
A memorial service for John Hruby, 50, Joy "Tinker" Hruby, 48, and
Katherine Hruby, 17, of Duncan will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 19
at the First United Methodist Church in Duncan. John and Tinker Hruby
owned The Marlow Review and The Comanche County Chronicle.
no visitation at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made
through Grantham Funeral Home at www.granthamfuneralhomes.com
At this time, The Marlow Review asks the general public for prayers following the tragic deaths of John Hruby, our publisher, his wife Tinker, and their daughter Katherine. Our staff endeavors to continue to serve Marlow to the best of our ability going forward. Thank you.
A tragic end came to a family with deep ties in the Marlow and Duncan communities earlier this week.
morning a housekeeper found Marlow Review owner and publisher John
Hruby, 50, along with his wife Tinker, 48, and teenage daughter
Katherine dead at their home at 1217 Bent Tree in Duncan.
Marlow Public Schools (MPS) administrators expect to get the keys to the
old library on Nov. 1. Superintendent, George Coffman said repairs are
needed and material saved from recent school construction will be used
to reduce the cost of moving administrative offices.