Susan Mink


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Posted Online: March 25, 2013, 6:27 pm
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Susan J. Mink, 57, of Rock Island, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Trinity Rock Island.
A memorial service for Susan will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the family.
Susan was born on Oct. 15, 1955, in Monmouth, a daughter of Keith and Edith Mink.
Sue worked as a forklift operator for X-Pac in Milan. She was an avid reader. Sue also enjoyed gardening, her pets and swimming.
Survivors include her son, Chad Mink (Laura Lesley), Milan; companion, Randy Schaubroeck, Rock Island; a granddaughter, Brittany; sisters, Kay, Patty and Donna; and brothers, Charlie, Stan, Jim, John and Neal. Sue was preceded in death by her parents.
Online condolences may be left for the family at wheelanpressly.com.












 



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