This year Bob Funk was honored at the 90th Annual Oklahoma Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony on November 16, in Oklahoma City. Below are some of his remarks after he first thanked his family, friends and colleagues.
I am extremely humbled to be a part of the 2017 Class of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. I’m even more humbled to be selected among so many wonderful people in our state. I want you to know that 48 years ago I chose all of you. Oklahoma was a beacon of hope
Friend and actor Tom Selleck presented the Hall of Fame medal to Mr. Funk. It’s great to be back in Oklahoma! I first met Bob Funk at the National Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Museum. Two things immediately became crystal clear. He is a true cowboy and he is an Oklahoman. Spend any time with him and two more things become self-evident. His conservative values and his patriotism. So it’s not surprising that the words, God, integrity, people, teamwork and commit