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Susan E. Vance

Susan E. Vance

July 24, 2017

Susan “Sue” Elaine Vance, 61 of Eau Claire was closely surrounded at home by loved ones when she was lifted by angels to the Lord on July 24th, 2017, following a brief, courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

Sue was born Sept. 9, 1955 to Walter and Lucille Herrmann, of Glen Flora, WI. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Ladysmith, WI. She graduated from Flambeau High School in 1973, and attended CVTC obtaining an education in merchandising.  She worked in various retail positions over her career.  On August 21, 1976, she married Roy Vance.

Sue will be remembered for her sweet, gentle disposition and deep devotion to her family.  Sue had many hobbies, collecting angels, sewing, gardening, canning, going on brief outings with her sisters and of course shopping.

Sue is survived by her husband Roy, children Jenny (Josh) Stevens of Eau Claire, DuWayne (Michelle) Vance of Eau Claire, grandchildren Kyler, Colton, Carter, Carson, Kendall, and Mason of who she was very proud of.  She is survived by siblings Pat Garber, Chris (Roy) Bardill, Dolores Beck, Mike Herrmann, and Keith (Linda) Herrmann. Further survived by Donna Novak, Deb (Rick) Stai, Daniel (Lil) Vance, and Charlotte (John) Scholze along with numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Preceding her death are parents Walter and Lucille Herrmann, mother and father in-law Rodger and Grace Vance, and most recently her brother-in-law Jon Vance.

Memorial service will take place at 1 pm on Monday, July 31, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire, WI 54701 with Pastor Peter Bredlau officiating.  Memorial visitation will take place at the church on Monday from 11 am until the time of service.  Inurnment will take place at a later date in the Lakeview Cemetery in Eau Claire.

Friends and family may offer condolences online at www.fullerspeckienhulke.com.

Fuller Speckien Hulke Funeral Home, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 is assisting the family with the arrangements.

 

Visitation

Memorial visitation will take place at Trinity Lutheran Church on Monday, July 31, 2017 from 11 am until the time of service.

Service

Memorial service will take place at 1 pm on Monday, July 31, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire, WI 54701 with Pastor Peter Bredlau officiating.