Susie Neal(1939 - 2014)

Susie E. "Sue" Neal

ONTARIO: Susie E. "Sue" Neal, 74, of Ontario, died Sunday morning, July 27, 2014. She was born September 15, 1939 in Richland County, Ohio to the late Violet (Weuthrich) and Roy M. Neal.

Sue graduated from Lexington High School in 1957 and earned her B.S. in Education from Capital University. She was employed in the food service industry most of her life. Her most recent and favorite job, was as a Support Specialist at Richland Newhope where she worked for over 30 years. She enjoyed working with the people at Richland Newhope immensely. Sue was a loyal friend and co-worker to all.

Sue was the family historian and enjoyed researching genealogy.

She is survived by two brothers, Howard L. (Connie) Neal of Upper Sandusky and Carl (Nanette) Neal of Spokane, WA; a sister, Rita McElroy of Lexington; ten nephews; one niece; and many close friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Gouge and brother, Donald P. Neal.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 100 S. Lexington-Springmill Road. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with additional visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Richland Newhope or the .

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Funeral Home

Wappner Funeral Directors & Crematory
100 S Lexington-Springmill Rd Ontario, OH 44906
(419) 529-2323

Published in the News Journal on July 29, 2014