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“We just heard about the loss of Susan , Dennis. We are so very sorry for you and your families sorrow! ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Joe and Sally Miller - Port Huron, MI

“Dennis, my prayers for your family. I will try to make it there.Evelyn Wojtkowiak ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Evelyn Wojtkowiak - Livonia, MI

“Dennis,Glenn and I would like to offer our prayers and thoughts during this difficult time. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Glenn Lottner - St. Clair, MI

“Dennis, Our hearts break for you and your family for the loss of your beloved Susan. Automatic sunshine whenever we met and a full, giving heart of...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so very sorry for your loss!!! I am covering the family in prayer, may God give you all courage, strength, comfort, and shower you all with an...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: JoAnn O'Boyle - Port Huron, MI

“You- be blessed, missed seeing you I remember.... ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Linda Emig - Smiths Creek., MI

“Dennis, Tammy and my loving grandson Dion,as you all know I loved Sue she had a heart as big as the skies. I loved her as much as I loved my own mom...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Hilda Mayhew - Albion, IN

“So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Dave and Chris Boddy ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I am greatly shocked at the sad news. You have my deepest sympathy. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Dorothy Bromley - Marysville Mi.

“Dennis, the Terry family is saddened by the loss of Sue. You and your family are in our thoughts. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Ron-Joni Terry - Cincinnati, OH

“Our deepest condolences to Dennis, Tammy and Dion and the rest of the family. Sue was a wonderful person who was so gracious to the crazy West...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Dennis, So saddened to hear about Sue's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Jim and Patti Walker - Marysville, MI

“I'm sorry to hear of Sue's passing. She was a dear friend and I will miss her smile. We enjoyed many good times as members of the McLaren Port...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Joyce Fairbank - Fort Gratiot, MI

“We are so sorry for this loss of life, she was an inspiration of everything good. Our heart felt condolences go out to all who new this beautiful...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Pat n Michelle Malone - MI

“i am sorry for your loss may she be in heaven watching over use she was a very nice woman heart of gold ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: bob marriott - stuart, FL

“Grammy the girls are gonna miss you. You always made us feel loved . until we meet again R.I.P and im so sorry tammy for your loss. ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Krystal Biggers - Highland, CA

“I have many special memories of spending time with Sue and her family. She was always a sweet, loving and caring person. She will be greatly missed!...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Leticia Scola - St. Clair Shores, MI

Susan Ruth Barbe, 64, of Marysville, died unexpectedly Thursday, June 1, 2017.

She was born February 25, 1953 in Port Huron to the late Arthur and Avis Stephens. She married Dennis Barbe on October 12, 1974 in Port Huron.

Susan was a graduate of Port Huron Northern High School (Class of 71), St. Clair County Community College and Eastern Michigan University. She was a Past President and longtime volunteer with the McLaren Port Huron Hospital Auxiliary and was a member of the Port Huron Chapter #170 Order of the Eastern Star. Susan was an artist, musician, teacher, and a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and aunt.

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Dennis; daughter, Tammy Stephenson; grandson, Dion Stephenson; step-mother, Joan Stephens; sister-in-law, Laura Stephens; brothers-in-law, Doug (Diane), Tom (Gloria), Tony (Ginny), Dave (Annette), and Tim (Taina) Barbe; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Stephens; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Frank and Betty Barbe.

Visitation will be from 2-7 p.m. Sunday in the Marysville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, June 5, 2017 in the Marysville Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 9:00 a.m. The Reverend Max Amstutz will officiate.

Burial will be in Riverlawn Cemetery, Marysville. Pallbearers will be Doug, Tom, Tony, Dave, and Tim Barbe, and Dion Stephenson.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer memorials be made to the McLaren Port Huron Hospital Auxiliary or Blue Water Hospice.

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For complete information visit Marysville Funeral Home.