Susie Meyerson, age 60, of Edmond, Oklahoma, passed away on January 8, 2013, after a brief illness. She was born January 2, 1953, to Robert N. and Lillian (Homra) Naifeh in Norman, Oklahoma. Susie graduated from Norman High School in 1971 and earned a B.A. in Social Work from the University of Oklahoma in 1976. Through the years, she was employed in Shawnee, OK, at High Pointe Hospital, and in Oklahoma City at Skirvin Hotel and Sheraton Hotel. Most recently, she was a dedicated volunteer at Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery in Oklahoma City.
Susie was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, John Meyerson . She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Lee Ann and Jim Kuhlman; brother and sister-in-law, Bob and Carol Naifeh, all of Edmond, OK; niece, Leslie Payne (Jessie) of Tulsa, OK; nephews, Jonathan Kuhlman (Liz) of Norman, OK; Jason Kuhlman of Austin, TX; Nick Naifeh, Chuck Naifeh, and Jake Naifeh of Edmond; great-nephew, Nicholas Naifeh, great-nieces, Naifeh Kuhlman and Lillian Payne; as well as a multitude of cousins and friends.
Susie loved her family and delighted in the accomplishments of her niece and nephews. She was a devoted wife, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. She found joy in yoga, afternoon walks, volunteer work, lunch dates with her friends, and special times with her family.
A memorial service to celebrate Susie’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Matthews Funeral Home, 601 S. Kelly Avenue, Edmond, OK. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Student Mobilization Christian Ministry, P.O. Box 567, Conway, AR, 72033; Oklahoma Arts Council, 2101 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 640, Oklahoma City, OK, 73105; or the charity of your choice.
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