Susan Philipps Obituary

Susan L. Philipps
Susan L. Philipps

September 29, 1946 - September 24, 2018
Born in Menominee, Michigan
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin

Obituary

Susan L. Philipps, 71, of Marinette, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Monday, September 24, 2018. She was born September 29, 1946 in Menominee to Joseph and Margaret Raminger.
Susan spent her early life in Menominee and graduated from Menominee High School with the Class of 1964. In 1966, she married Wayne Philipps, moving to Marinette and then to the Town of Porterfield where they resided for many years. Wayne preceded her in death on September 8, 1995.
Susan first worked as a school bus driver and was later employed by KSU, now Kolbenschmidt, as a quality assurance technician for over 30 years until her retirement. She had served as president of the Loomis American Legion Women’s Auxiliary, was a deputy representative for the Oscar Johnson VA Hospital in Iron Mountain and enjoyed baking, gardening and deer hunting. Susan most loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by four children, Timothy (Meg) Philipps, Wendy (Rick) Pietrowski, Jennifer Philipps (Bernie) and Eric Philipps (Kim); 9 grandchildren, Amber, Tyler, Megan, Hope, Kayla, Autumn, Alexis, Mackenzie and Brady; 2 great-grandchildren, Kason and Owen; 2 brothers, Gary and James Raminger; and a sister, Mary Lindsay.
In addition to her husband, Susan was preceded in death by her parents; a granddaughter, Lily; and two sisters, Pam Gunderson and Carol Chaltry.
Visitation will be at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home on Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 2 until 4 p.m. A memorial service will follow.

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Visitation
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
610 Marinette Avenue
Marinette, WI US 54143
Saturday, September 29, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Service
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
610 Marinette Avenue
Marinette, WI US 54143
Saturday, September 29, 2018
4:00 PM