Wesley “Wes” Fields longtime Ponca City resident passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020 with his loving wife by his side. He was 68 years of age. He was born January 5, 1952 in Ponca City, Ok to Edgar and Doris Dobson Fields.
Wes grew up in Ponca City and he graduated from Po High in 1971. He felt the call to serve his country, so he enlisted in the United States Air Force serving a tour of Duty from 1971 to 1975 stationed in California. He was then married and to this union 2 children were born, Leroy and Lesley Fields. He worked for the City of Ponca City for over 35 years in the Water and Light department. He met the Love of his life Anna Hand Fields and they were married April 29, 1989 and they made their home in Ponca City, OK. Wes never met a stranger and he enjoyed spending time with his family, camping, fishing, working on cars such as hot rods and classic cars.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife Anna of 30 years, 4 children; Leroy Fields of Tonkawa, Ok, Lesley Withey and husband Thomas of Newkirk, Ok, Amy Loney and husband Brad of Ponca City, Ok and Billy Soles and wife Traci of Wellington, Ks two brothers; Charlie Fields and wife Becky of Ponca City, Ok and Ed Fields of Ponca City, Ok, twelve grandchildren, three great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Wes’s wishes were to be cremated so Grace Memorial Chapel is in care of his wishes. The family will be having a memorial for Wes at a later date. Friends may post a condolence at www.gracememorialchapel.net