POLAND — Susan B. Gordon, 86, died early Tuesday morning, Oct. 13, 2020, within the consolation of her dwelling, surrounded by household.
Susan was born July 31, 1934, in Mercersburg, Pa., a daughter of the late John Leroy and Ida Grace (Myers) Strait.
Raised in Mercersburg, she was a graduate of James Buchanan Excessive Faculty.
Susan married Wilbur N. Gordon June 26, 1954, and have become a devoted homemaker. Shortly after their marriage, they relocated to Poland for Wilbur’s work, and in 1960, they opened their very own enterprise, Gordon Tree Skilled Firm.
Susan was a phone operator for Pennsylvania Bell for a number of years earlier than transferring to Poland. She owned and operated Personally Yours Monogramming Store in Poland from 1986 to 1997 and was the bookkeeper for her husband’s tree service for greater than 40 years.
She was a volunteer at Akron Youngsters’s Hospital in Boardman as a “cuddler” for greater than 5 years. Susan attended New Life Church in Poland, the place she volunteered on the church meals financial institution for a number of years. She loved working in her flower backyard and being within the open air.
Susan is survived by her 4 kids, Guthrie “Gus” S. Gordon of New Middletown, Rhonda D. (Danny) Brothers of Austintown, Julie L. (Daniel) Kautzman of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Dana V. (Stephen) Deemer of New Middletown; 5 grandchildren, Kari L. Brothers of Austintown, Timothy W. (Amanda) Brothers of Austintown, Mark A. (Crystal) Kautzman of Fort Wayne, Ind., Brian M. (Joye) Kautzman of Bonneau, S.C., and Mathew L. Kautzman of Fort Wayne, Ind.; two great-grandchildren, Willow Grace and Wyatt J. Brothers; and a number of other nieces and nephews.
Apart from her dad and mom, and husband,Wilbur, who died April 20, 2011, Susan was preceded in dying by two sisters, Barbara Kistler and June McClanhan.
There will probably be funeral companies four p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at Cunningham-Becker Funeral Dwelling, 270 N. Major St., Poland, with Steve Simmons, ordained minister, officiating. Household and pals might name from 2 to three:45 p.m. Friday on the funeral dwelling.
Because of COVID-19, the 6-foot rule will probably be honored, and we ask that each one visitors, whose well being permits, put on a masks. For the protection of everybody, we politely ask guests not staying for the service, don’t linger after seeing the Gordon household.
Interment will comply with in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.
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