Suzanne Helen (Suzie) Swanson, 52, of Babbitt dies

Suzanne Helen (Suzie) Swanson, 52, of Babbitt went to be with her Lord on July 14, 2014.  She was born September 20, 1961 to Helen and the late Lester Swanson. She attended Bible School and was confirmed and baptized in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Babbitt.
Suzanne graduated from John F Kennedy High School in 1981. She worked  at the Ely hospital as a kitchen helper and retired from the Benville Carquest after 28 years of service.  She loved Peach her dog, Oreo her cat, feeding the deer and birds. She especially enjoyed her trips to Alaska, fishing with her brothers and family reunions.  
Suzanne’s memory was unbelievable as she could recall most peoples birthdays, anniversaries and children’s names etc...
She spent the past two years in a group home in Virginia, which was such a comfortable and loving home with caring staff and manager.
Suzanne was preceded in death her father, Lester Swanson in 1992 (Suzanne was his pride and joy).
She is survived by her mother, Helen; brothers: Larry (Nancy), Ricky (Flossie) and Lonnie (Kathy) and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Rest in peace little angel.
God loves you and so do we.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Babbitt with visitation being held one hour prior to the service at the church. Family arrangements have been entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.