Oscar Kenneth Handle

December 5, 1947 - September 6, 2020

12/05/1947 - 09/06/2020

Past Services

Thursday September 24, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery
5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-255-7217 | Directions
Additional Information:

Partial honors will be rendered to Oscar K. Handle at Albert G. Horton Veteran’s Cemetery on Sept. 24, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Oscar Kenneth Handle was born in Hampton, Virginia to Albert W. Handle and Virginia J. Handle on December 5, 1947. Oscar grew up being the funny man – he always had jokes and was always making people laugh.

Oscar was a skilled fisherman and waterman – he loved seafood and he was an active scallop-boater. When Oscar wasn’t at sea, he could be found at home watching old western movies or hunting. Oscar called himself “The Last of the Mohicans” because all his friends predeceased him. Oscar was never a man to lay down and let life take him anywhere he did not want to go. He beat cancer twice and fought in the Vietnam war. Oscar was your typical friendly guy – his signature was to give everybody he met a nickname.

Oscar K. Handle goes to join his sister, Cookie, and numerous friends in Heaven where they are undoubtedly laughing at all of his jokes.

Oscar K. Handle leaves behind his children Kenneth Wayne Handle, Virginia “Candy” McPaters, Tasha McCown; brothers Timothy handle and Chuck Handle; sister Debra Smith, and a host of cousins, relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation HERE. Any amount is deeply appreciated. The family thanks you for your love and support.

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Dell M.
2 years ago

He was a neighbor friend and a tough son of a gun. He always spoke what he was thinking. God bless. Condolences to the family.

Diane Clair
2 years ago

So sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers for your family.

Oscar A. hAndle Jr.
2 years ago

Condolences to the family for the loss of a loved one.

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
2 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Oscar Kenneth Handle, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Veteran, Oscar Kenneth Handle, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †