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“i miss you. no one will know us. i'll have to live with that. im sorry. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: aaron anderson - miami, OK - none

“Jim and Wanda I am so saddened to here about Kirsten's passing just today. I have so many memories of her living just a few doors down from me when...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Dawn Davidson Wynne - Joplin, MO

“Dear Jim , Wanda, and Families, We know anything we might say at this time you have heard from many others ,many , many times. However,...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Jay and Norma DeHart, Amanda and Megan Crowell - OK

“The first time I met Kirsten we were little girls. She, Gretchen, and Rachel taught me and my sister Debbie a silly little song about fried ham. We...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Cindy Fisher - friend

“Jim, Wanda, Rachel and Gretchen - i am so sorry for the loss you have experienced, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. i smile when i...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: mary ann montano

“Jim and Wanda, I am so sorry for your loss. Although I have never had the opportunity to meet Kirsten I can recall Jim talking about her and his...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Bill Frampton - Tulsa, OK

“Kirsten and I were students under the late Professor George A. Bogart Jr., at the University of Oklahoma during some crazy years between 1983 and...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Mark Tyler - Denver, CO

“Jim & Wanda I am so saddened by your loss. I can remember playing at Mary Beth Rasor's house during the summer and coming to your house and watching...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Cathy Thompson Walls - Owasso, OK

“Some of us here at Bomford, Couch & Wilson have watched Kirsten and her sisters grow up. We have heard stories from Jim through the years that have...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Bomford Couch & Wilson - Miami, OK

“Kirsten was such a wonderful person, I could fill an album with memories. Taking Jim's boat out, fondu, and the sandwiches she made me as I imposed...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Rob Rollins - Miami, OK - Friend

“When I heard the news I was extremely sadden but in an instance Kirsten's smile became an image in my mind. I couldn't help but think about her...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Jana Edwards Johnson - Oswego, KS

“I was deeply saddened to hear of Kirsten's passing. What a talented person whe was. I had the opport;unity to live three doors down the street from...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Kent Davis - Friend

“Dear Couch Family - Please accept my deepest sympathy for the passing of Kirsten. I have fond memories of growing up with your family from First...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Alyssa Claibourne Garrett - CA

“I'm thinking of you all. Your family has always been very special to me. Kirsten was a special person, and as you know, I always thought very highly...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Rob Rollins - Miami, OK - Friend

“Kirsten was my art instructor at NEO from 1994-1996. She was a fantastic art and art history professor. I made my first trip to New York City with...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Clint Parker - Student

“My thoughts and prayers are with you--Jim, Wanda, Gretchen, and Rachel. Kirsten will be missed by all who knew her. What a vibrant and creative...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Nancy Goldenberg - Chicago, IL

“Jim, Wanda, Gretchen and Rachel, I am so sorry for your loss. Kirsten was an amazing daughter, sister, friend and artist. I have been sharing ...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Corinne Nelson - Oklahoma City, OK

“We always enjoyed visiting with Kirsten. She was always witty and laughing. She loved her dog and we would visit when she was out walking him. We...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Kent & Yvonne Ketcher - Miami, OK

“I sure am sorry to hear about Kirsten. I have known her and you guys for a very long time. I could not think of a better friend to have while growing...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Eddie Owens - Tulsa, OK - Friend


Kirsten RaChel Couch passed on April 12, 2011 at the age of 47.
She was born on January 26, 1964 in Miami, Oklahoma to Jim and Wanda Couch. She has two sisters Gretchen Couch of L.A. California and Rachel Molokin of Houston, Texas.
She graduated from Miami High School in 1982 and Oklahoma University with a Master in Fine Art in 1988. For the past 16 years, she was an art Instructor at N.E.O.A&M. College in Miami.
The family will receive friends with a Celebration of Life Services following at 2:00 p.m. Friday April 15, 2011 at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami, Oklahoma. In lieu of flowers the family would like for contributions to be made to the NEO Art Department. Please send all contributions to the NEO Foundation 200 I Street N.E. Miami, Ok 74354. Checks should be made payable to the NEO Foundation with the NEO Art Department written in the Memo. Services are under the directions of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami, Oklahoma. Online Condolence may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com