Susan Thornby

Susan Irene Thornby

Wednesday, February 28th, 1940 - Sunday, April 11th, 2021
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Susan Irene Thornby, 81 of Berkley, MI, passed away April 11, 2021 at Life Care of Sparta.

Ms. Thornby was born February 28, 1940 in Marine City, MI to the late Al and Betty Miller. She was a graduate of Holy Cross High School. She was a long time employee of Berkley School District. She was a devout Catholic and animal lover.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Leigh Spencer McFern and Bernard (BT) Thornby and son, Brian Leigh McFern.

Survivors include:

Sister- Cindy (ED) Golda of Rochester, MI

Sons- Mark (Kathy) McFern of Sparta, TN and David (Carol) McFern of Peoria, AZ

Grandchildren- April (Matt) McFern, Spencer (Emily) McFern, Nicole McFern, Adam (Lucy) McFern, Susy McFern, Lauren McFern, and Lindsay McFern

Great-Grandchildren- Randy, Liam, and Max

Niece- Sarah (Evan) Bockhausin

Nephew- Chad (Samantha) Golda

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Dee Fleming

Posted at 10:13am
Sending deepest sympathy and prayers to all. So very sorry for your loss.
I will always remember the times we shared in our friendship.
Dee Fleming

Susan Gerbs

Posted at 11:33am
My sincere sympathy to Sue's family. We used to work at Norup together. We laughed a lot together, she was a great lady to know. She'll be missed.
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Ann C Thornby

Posted at 11:51am
My deepest sympathies to you and your family.
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Posted at 12:21am
Sue always welcomed me into her family....wonderful sorry not to have seen her one last time.


Sheryl Young

Posted at 04:30pm
I will never forget my friend Sue. May she Rest In Peace .
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