Suzanne Lynne Ritz was born May 9th, 1960 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Suzanne
passed from this life on August 5th, 2017 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at 57 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Kenneth Henry Ritz and Julie
Ann Mell Ritz.
Suzanne is survived by her life partner Sonny Reece. They made their home
Suzanne was a very beautiful and unique woman. She loved her cats, art,
music and Sonny.
She held two masters degrees in art and graphic design from the University
of Tulsa. She made a living as a commercial graphic artist.
Suzanne was an accomplished artist creating some beautiful paintings in
her portfolio. She was well traveled living in New York City during her
painting phase while visiting the art galleries. She was well acquainted
with a circle of many world class artists in her lifetime.
She knew the intricacies of music very well. She made an excellent partner
in life for Sonny.
Using her talents in everyday life she was an excellent photographer capturing
and editing many photos of her musician friends.
In her spare time she enjoyed beading bracelets, necklaces and earrings
and was a talented beader.
She made a big impression on those who knew and loved her. She brought
us joy, laughter, and excitement. We have been blessed having known her,
having spent quality time with her and having her touch our lives.
Memorial services will be 2:00 pm, Saturday, August 11, 2017 at the Freewill
Baptist Church, Porum, Oklahoma.
Friends may send their online condolences to Oklahoma Cremation Society at