Gary Michael “Mike” Farley of Buffalo, Oklahoma was born June 7, 1941 in El Reno, Oklahoma to Perry and Wilnor (Egelston) Farley. Mike grew up, attended and graduated high school in Lindsey, Oklahoma.
Mike and Pat Driscoll were united in marriage on April 5, 1985 and combined their children and became a blended family.
Mike worked in the oilfield his entire adult life as a welder and retired for a short time in 2008, only to return to what he loved to do in 2011 His most valued achievement was the title of “Papa”. Mike loved wood working and enjoyed going fishing.
Mike left this earth peacefully after a short illness on June 1, 2012
Mike was preceded in death by his parents Perry and Wilnor, two brothers John and Grant Farley and step-son Mike Driscoll.
Mike is survived by his loving wife Pat of the home, his children Sandra Mikale and husband Brent Inderlied, Michael Kevin “Charley” and wife Sherlynn Farley, and Steven Clint Farley, Step-Children Doug and wife Evilin Martin and Dani and husband Rick Irion. Brother Perry and wife Adele Farley, Sisters Nancy Dillard, Dina and husband Croyal Stinnett, Nina and husband Elmer Harris, and Margaret and husband Joe Keeler, 15 Grand Children and 4 Great Grand Children. Numerous nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.