Susanne Wallner

Wallner, Susanne "Sue'

Susanne "Sue" K. Wallner passed away in her home in Watson, LA, on February 28, 2013, after her long battle with kidney cancer. Sue was born in Vesper, Wisconsin, on January 6, 1944 and moved to Baton Rouge in 1971. She was a loving wife, mother, and homemaker, raising four children. She was also the loving grandmother of five grandchildren. She actively volunteered in her communities of Villa Del Rey, St. Louis King of France Parish, Immaculate Conception Parish, Watson, and Denham Springs. Her passion in life was gardening and she served as an officer in both the Villa Del Rey and Denham Springs Garden Clubs. She also served at the state level as the District 6 director and as a state judge for the Cleanest City competition. She is preceded in death by her parents, Louise and Alfred Kissinger, her siblings, Janet Wallock and James Kissinger, and brother-in-law Gene Ellie. She is survived by her husband of nearly 49 years, Robert Wallner Sr; four children, son, Robert Wallner Jr and his wife, Stacy, son, Mark Wallner and his wife, Denise, son, Christopher Wallner and his wife, Marisa, and daughter, Terri Wallner; five grandchildren, Amanda Wallner, Robert Wallner III, Ryan St. Angelo, Jason St. Angelo, and Abigail Wallner; siblings, Yvonne Ellie, Donna Tambornino and her husband, Henry, Mary Mitchell and her husband, Gary, Becky Heiser and her husband, Ralph, Everett Kissinger and his wife, Kris, William Kissinger and his wife, Kay, Willard Kissinger and his wif,e Sue, and Jeff Kissinger and his wife, Beth; and brother-in-law, Marvin Wallock; and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews across the country.

Visitation was held at the Seale Funeral Home in Denham Springs, on Monday, March 4 from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Viewing will be held at 9:15 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, following by a Mass at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 5. The family would like give special thanks to the staff of St. Joseph's Hospice, along with Dr. Stagg and his staff. Donations can be made to the Immaculate Conception Building Fund or . Please sign the online guestbook at www.sealefuneral.com.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Mar. 5, 2013