Gale Stewart Huff, 79, of Bartlesville OK, passed away on Dec. 18, 2022.

Gale was born on Aug. 1, 1943, to Metta Mae Huff and Willis Stewart Huff in El Dorado Springs. After Gale graduated from Turner High School (Class of 1961) in Kansas City, KS, he served in the Air Force Reserve. He later went on to study at Central Bible College in Springfield.

After graduating from Central Bible College, he began working with groups helping drug addicted youths begin new productive lives in Charlotte, NC. Gale later returned to Bartlesville, OK, and began working at Phillips Petroleum Company. He worked in their laboratories on safety, environmental and analytical projects. He thoroughly enjoyed this work until his retirement in 2008. After retirement, he enjoyed a bit of traveling in his travel trailer and visiting friends and family.

Gale was predeceased by his parents, Willis and Metta Huff.  He is survived by his brother, Larry Huff; a niece, Alyson Huff; and a nephew, Shawn Huff.

Services for Gale will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home, burial followed at Hazel Dell Cemetery.