The Edmond Sun

October 18, 2013

Fawn Michelle Bainter


EDMOND — Fawn Michelle Bainter, 47, of Guthrie, Okla., passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Integris Hospital in Edmond. Fawn was born in Oklahoma City, Okla. on January 23, 1966 to her parents Bobby C. Rutherford and Sharon K. Albright. She was preceded in death by both parents and maternal grandparents, W. Earl and Mildred E. Albright.

Fawn served in the United States Army, including overseas where she was stationed in Germany and developed a love for travel. Motivated by her desire to help others, she later acquired a bachelor’s degree in Gerontology from the University of Central Oklahoma. Fawn was passionate in her love of animals and found fulfillment in her role as Vice President for Pet Angels Rescue in Guthrie, Okla. She also enjoyed assisting doctors and patients while working at Advanced Laser Center in Oklahoma City.

Fawn is survived by many loving friends and family including her brother, Jeff Bainter and wife Sherri of Edmond; Aunts and Uncles Earlyne and Gene Moninger of Northfield, Minnesota;  Anita and Jim Leathers of Bath, Michigan; Michelle and Roger Albright of Dallas, Texas; and nephews Dakotah, Chas, Jeffrey and niece Megan, along with numerous cousins. She will be missed and remembered by them all.

A graveside service will be held at 3:30pm on Monday, October 28, at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery, 7801 NW Expressway, Oklahoma City. Arrangements made through Matthews Funeral Home, Edmond.