Susan Unger - 72
2/16/1943 - 1/9/2016
Rock Falls, IL
Susan M. Unger age 72 of Rock Falls, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Community General Hospital, Sterling, IL. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Prince of Peace Parish. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 9:00 A.M. Saturday at the church. Inurnment will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Susan Maxine Unger was born on February 16, 1943 in Clinton, the daughter of Thomas and Cora (Powers) Lawlor. She attended St. Mary’s High School. On July 10, 1965 Susan married Richard “Jack” Wharff in Clinton. Jack died December 25, 1969. She then married Roland Unger on August 24, 1974 in Illinois. Roland died October 26, 2009. Susan worked as a case manager at Kreider’s Services for over 30 years. She was a mother to all. Susan enjoyed fishing, music, dancing and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events, even coaching one of their baseball teams.
Susan is survived by six children; Marianne (Chris) Geiger of Cincinnati, OH, Christine (Dave Conerd) Wharff of Evansdale, IA, Shawn (Rena) Wharff of Fulton, IL, Craig Wharff of Bloomington, IL, Rachael Kolb of Rockford, IL and Kelly Wharff of Rock Falls, IL, three stepchildren, 10 grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 10 sisters and brothers; Joan (Russell) Luckritz of Clinton, Diane Osburn of Florence, OR, Janeen (Bob) Naeve of Andover, Lucia (Ralph) Andresen of Clinton, Mary (Shane) Villers of Stayton, OR, Joseph (Candy) Lawlor of Ames, IA, Catherine Atherton of Lodi, CA, Bernadette (Roger) Voss of Davenport, Mona Weidman of Clinton and John (Jackie) Lawlor of Queen Creek, AZ; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, a sister Mickey and a brother Dan.
Gathering of Friends
A gathering of family and friends will begin at 9:00 A.M. Saturday at the church.
A Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Prince of Peace Parish.