Sept. 21, 1914 – Dec. 26, 2005
Susan was born Sept. 21, 1914 in Cumberland County, N.S., where she grew up and got her schooling. She met her husband Cyrus Stewart, and married on Dec. 28, 1931. Together they had six children. They lived in Nova Scotia, where they farmed and logged. In 1955 they moved the family to Lac la Hache, BC, where they built their family home and started a new life. Susan was predeceased by her husband in 1974, her daughter Maurita and her son Doug. Susan continued to live in Lac la Hache with her children close by. She was active in the community and worked as a janitor at various schools in Lac la Hache and also worked as a cook. Susan loved her garden, making quilts, sewing, knitting and crocheting. When she needed a break from her busy routine, she loved to play bingo. Susan passed away suddenly on Dec. 26, 2005 in 100 Mile House, BC. Susan is survived by her children Bernard, Leona, Helen and Rob; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and several of our family members.
The family request donations to the 100 Mile Hospital in lieu of flowers.