Susan Ransdell-Muckelroy(1954 - 2013)

Susan Ransdell-Muckelroy, age 58 of Highland, IL, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital (BJC) in Saint Louis, MO. She was born on Sunday, April 18, 1954, in Chicago, IL, the daughter of the late William M. and Mary J. (nee McCarren) Ransdell. September 15, 1997, she married David S. Muckelroy. Born in Chicago, IL; moved to Highland, IL at the age of 11 and graduated from St. Paul High School in 1972. Later she earned a degree from Dallas Community College. After high school she worked for B-Line, Highland, IL, later at Chicago, IL; she then moved to Atlanta, GA and worked for JC Penny's for 28 years retiring in 2010. She and her husband moved to Highland in 2011. She enjoyed animals, especially dogs; loved to cook and entertain; in high school she sang with the "Small Society". Susan was a very generous woman, great sense of humor and always thoughtful of others. "Good-By Sue; enjoy Rudy, Rusty, Oliver and visiting with your Mom and Dad" Survivors include: Husband- David S. Muckelroy, Highland, IL, three Blessed Step Children: Karen (Steve) Brugge, Albuquerque, NM, Marchell Lynn (Steve) Gebhart, San Antonio, TX, Ryan Aaron (Amber) Muckelroy, Austin, TX, Sister- Judith Ann (special friend- James Adams) Ransdell-Porter, Altus, OK. Brother- Jeffery W. Ransdell, Dallas, TX, four Step Grandchil-dren: Sarah Brugge, Adam Brugge, Hannah Holder, Jillian Muckelroy. Six Nieces and Nephews: Kendra S. (Danny) Sanders, Kyle J. (Becky) Milburg, Amanda J. (Donnie) Back Kelly E. (special friend- Mark Hendrix) Porter, Laura V. Porter, Philip D. Porter. Five Great Nieces & Nephews and Dog - Albee. Visitation will be held from 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL, Memorial Service will be at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at the funeral home. Interment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Highland, IL. Memorial contributions may be made to H.I.S. K.I.D.S. or Highland Animal Shelter. Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home 618-654-2133

Funeral Home

Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth Highland, IL 62249-0187
(618) 654-2133

Published in Dallas Morning News on Mar. 24, 2013