Suzanne J. Stafford (nee Shirza)
Jan. 17, 1936 — Nov. 18, 2017
Suzanne J. Stafford (nee Shirza) passed peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at the age of 81. She was the loving mother of Tammie (Gene) Gronewold, Timothy, Tracee (Dwight) Neumann, the late Todd and her late infant sons, Terry and Troy; treasured grandmother of the late Andrew Gronewold, Michael Gronewold, Samantha (Russell) Dickerson, Alexander Neumann and Jenna Neumann; proud great-grandmother of Reid Emil Dickerson; and dear sister of Joan Mees and the late Nancy (Dick) Wohlleber.
Suzanne loved playing sheepshead with the Golden Agers and the Neighborhood Bridge Club. Gardening was her passion and she spent many hours crocheting. Her dog Shasta was her ever present companion.
Special thank-you to Dr. Laura Raftery and Angels-Grace Hospice for their kindness and compassion.
Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 27, at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield, with a service at 2:30 p.m. and burial to follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Elmbrook Humane Society or AngelsGrace Hospice.
Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros Funeral Home is assisting the Stafford family. For more information, call 262549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.