Ryan Derek Burgess has joined his creator on August 14, 2019. He was 40.
A viewing was held, under the direction of the Chapel Hill Funeral Home, at 1pm on Friday the the 16th. Burial followed at 10am on Saturday the 17th located at the Otoe Missouria Tribal Cemetery.
He was born on February 27, 1979, in Pawnee, OK. to Rea O’dean Bingham and Dwayne Roy Burgess. He lived a comfortable life in Norman, OK. caring for his mother. He is a graduate of Ponca City High School and studied psychology and music theory throughout his time at Northern Oklahoma College. He was an avid music listener, enjoying the discovery and sharing of music with family and friends. Ryan brought love, a keen sense of humor to every conversation and a deep passion in bringing happiness to others. He enjoyed spending time with family, playing the guitar and to discuss his passion of astrophysics.
He is survived by his mother Rea O’dean Bingham of Norman, OK. brothers Brent Dewayne Burgess of Seattle, WA. Devon Michael Burgess of Waterloo, Iowa. and nieces Linnea and Evangeline Burgess of Waterloo, Iowa.
He was proceeded in death by his father Dwayne Roy Burgess.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions to be sent to the Otoe Baptist Church, PO Box 39, Red Rock, OK 74651-0039.