Suzanne S. Deane-Ruppert, 59, formerly of Anacortes, Washington died Sunday, January 13, 2013 at her home in North Bend, WA.

She was born on June 2, 1953 in Anacortes, the daughter of Lavern and Ila June (Hughes) Deane.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 2, 2013 at the Anacortes Christian Reformed Church, 1019 10th Street in Anacortes, followed by a reception at the Croatian Cultural Center, 801 5th Street, in Anacortes. Private family burial will be held at Edens Cemetery on Guemes Island.

A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Anacortes American, Skagit Valley Herald, and the Valley Record in North Bend.

Arrangements are in the care of Evans Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., Anacortes, WA and the San Juan Islands. To share memories of Suzie, please sign the online guest register at

Funeral Home

Evans Funeral Chapel - Anacortes
1105 32nd Street  Anacortes, WA 98221
(360) 293-3311

Published in Skagit Valley Herald Publishing Company on Jan. 17, 2013