A Celebration of Life for Dennis LeRoy Suenram, age 79, of Enid, will be 2:00 pm, Monday, November 20, 2023 at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Vernon Lee officiating. The United States Air Force will provide military honors. Burial will follow on Tuesday, November 21st at 10:00 am in Waukomis Cemetery under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home and Crematory.
Dennis was born July 14, 1944 in Bison, Oklahoma to Elgin and Edna Mae (Seney) Suenram, and passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2023 in Enid.
Dennis attended Waukomis High School, graduating in 1962. He was united in marriage to Wilma Bricker on February 19, 1972, and they enjoyed 42 years of marriage until Wilma’s passing in 2014. Dennis served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. It was during his military service where he learned the skill to be a jet aircraft mechanic, which he did for many years while employed at Vance Air Force Base.
Dennis is preceded in death by his parents, Elgin and Edna Suenram; wife Wilma Suenram; two brothers and three sisters.
Dennis is survived by three children; daughter, Dendra Burrows of Wylie, TX; daughter, Amy Barnes and husband Andrew, of Choctaw, OK; son, Christopher Suenram of Bison, OK; as well as seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Four siblings also survive Dennis; three sisters, Nina Bowers, Lu Ann Brown, Margie Wagner, and brother, Bill Suenram.