RIVERSIDE, CALIF. >> Susan A. La Londe, 58, formerly of Oneida and Canastota, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 in the Inland Valley Medical Center, Murrieta, Calif., where she had been a medical patient for the past two weeks.
Born in Danbury, Conn., on May 28, 1956, she was a daughter of Raymond and Barbara Drzewiecki Shippee, Sr. Susan had been a resident of the area since 1975, moving from Connecticut, where she was educated in the Connecticut school system.
Prior to her retirement due to illness, Susan was a legal secretary for Frederic Rann law office in Oneida. Susan was also associated with the former Ames Department Store and Kay Real Estate. She was a communicant of St. Patrick's Church and organized various confirmation classes. Sue was also involved with the Make-a-Wish Foundation and participated in the Oneida Healthcare Follies.
Surviving are her son, Zachary, who is serving in the US Navy, and his wife, Amanda LaLonde of San Diego, Calif.; her mother, Barbara Shippee of Brewster, Mass.; her two sisters and brothers-in-law, Leueen and Abe Mendez of Riverside, Calif. and Kimberly and Edward Griffin of Brookfield, Conn.; one brother, Raymond Shippee, Jr. of Brewster, Mass.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 12:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 8, from St. Patrick's Church, where the Funeral Mass will be celebrated by the Rev. Richard Kapral, pastor. Interment will be made in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Friends may call at the Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., 260 Main St., Oneida, 10 a.m. to noon, Monday.
To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.campbell-dean.com.
CAMPBELL-DEAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.
Campbell-Dean Funeral Home
260 Main St. Oneida, NY 13421
Published in The Oneida Daily Dispatch on Sept. 4, 2014