She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints. She enjoyed gardening, crafting, and the companionship of her cats and dogs. Susan is survived by three children, Billy Ward, Cristina Garzee(Chris) and Matthew Ward, a sister Jerry and several grand and great grandchildren.
No formal services are planned at this time. Susan will be buried in Fort Scott National Cemetery with her husband, Gene. Online condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com.