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Robert Lee Harjo Satterfield

August 26, 1960 - October 5, 2019

Robert Lee Harjo Satterfield, of Okmulgee, was born of parents Buddy and Wanda Harjo on August 26, 1960, in Clare-more. Robert passed away on October 5, 2019, at the age of 59.

He attended school in Hanna, and was a graduate of Hanna High School in the class of 1979. He then furthered his education at Eastern Oklahoma State College where he received an Associates degree in Physical Education. He also received a scholarship to play tennis while attending college.

Later in life, Robert moved to Okmulgee, where he would work 10+ years at One Fire Casino as a security guard. Robert was an avid sports enthusiast. Among those sports include tennis, softball, and anything he could be competitive in. Roberts main hobby was oil painting portraits in which he would sell his creative designs. He also enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing. But most importantly, Robert loved spending time with all his grandchildren.

Robert is preceded in death by father, Buddy Harjo; mother Wanda Harjo; brother; Leslie Harjo; and nephew Robert Bullet.

Those left to cherish his memory include daughter Heather Satterfield and son, Timmy Thaggard. Stepchildren include Alicia Mangum and husband Steve, Anthony Johnson as well as nephew, Brayden Cox. Robert’s siblings include Wesley Barnett, Robbin Harjo and wife, Deanna, Sammy Harjo, Tammy Harjo, Loretta Harjo and husband Randy, Amy Sue Harjo, Stanley Harjo, and Chebon Proctor. As well as sister in-law, Cindy Harjo and nephew Dave Barnett. Grandchildren include Alayna Johnson, Leah Johnson, Christian Johnson, Nathanial Johnson, Taryn Johnson Daylin Johnson Stephen Mangum Jr., Matalee Mangum, Maleik Mangum, and Kailey Cox.

The family would like to express their condolences to Roberts casino family for their friendship to Robert throughout the years.

A wake service will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, 9th of October, 2019, at Weogufkee Church. Services will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Weogufkee Church with pastor Alfred Harley officiating. Interment will follow at Weogufkee Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Schaudt Funeral Service. Family and friends may send memories and condolences to the family online at

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