John Earle Susky, 89, of Orange City, and Ormond Beach, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2010. A memorial service in his honor will be held on Monday, May 3, 2010; 10:00 AM at the Daytona Chapel of the Lohman Funeral Home, followed by a scattering at Daytona Memorial Park. John was born, January 7, 1921 in West Blockton, AL to Cline and Mabel Susky and grew up on Chattanooga, TN. He is preceded in death by his wife Helen H. Susky, a son John David Susky and a sister May Alice. He was a veteran of World War II, fought in North Africa and was a liaison Officer for the US Air force Academy from which he retired as a Lt. Colonel. John also retired Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK. He was a devoted husband and loving father and will be greatly missed. Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Debbie Susky; and two grandchildren, Jennifer and Andrew, all of Benton, AR; and a sister, Joan Moore of Sylva, NC. A special thank you goes to his caregiver Katrina Chasteen. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.lohman funeralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the careful direction of Lohman Funeral Home, Ormond Beach.
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Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal from May 1 to May 2, 2010