In Memoriam

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  • #4084
    Linda
    Keymaster

    I’m sorry to have to report that Sue, SAJ, our Share Genealogy forum moderator, passed away July 29, 2010 after a brief illness. Her husband emailed me to let me know and mentioned how much she enjoyed the time she spent here.

    It’s hard to believe she’s gone. She helped many people in their research and her hard work and loyalty will be sorely missed.

    #35490
    Linda
    Keymaster

    I just did a search in ascending order on Sue’s username, SAJ and found her first posts, which summarizes her family line. And all her posts follow. . .

    http://www.saponitown.com/forum/search.php?searchid=14717

    If that link doesn’t work, just user the Advanced Search for username SAJ, ascending order.

    #35493
    techteach
    Moderator

    Oh, my. I am so sorry.

    Techteach

    #35494
    Three Crows
    Participant

    Especially sad to lose a kind soul, who made a positive contribution to our world.

    #35497
    beeleaf
    Participant

    Very saddened to hear this.

    #35498
    Mousini78
    Participant

    Oh, no…she was so special. She helped me so much with my Walker & Whitefield family. Prayers go up to all her family…..we will miss her so much.

    #35500
    Mousini78
    Participant

    Found this online for anyone that is interested:

    Sue Ann Markey Janz

    Jan. 11, 1952 – July 29, 2010

    ELKHART — Born on Jan. 11, 1952, in South Bend, Sue Ann (Markey) Janz, beloved wife and mother, passed away peacefully with family at the age of 58 on July 29, 2010, in Elkhart.

    Sue’s heart and home were always open to strays, both animal and human. Sue’s green thumb kept the home full of thriving plants. She enjoyed researching her family’s genealogy.

    Sue was preceded in death by her mother, Marjorie Irene (Leonard) Markey, and father, Raymond L. Markey.

    Survivors are husband Arthur Larry Janz; daughter Cecily (Janz) Zuck and family, husband Russell and daughter Zoey Zuck; son Matthew Janz and wife Amanda Janz; and siblings Raymond L. Markey Jr. and Minnie Janz.

    Sue graduated from Edwardsburg High School, Edwardsburg, Mich., and attended college at Southwestern Michigan and IU South Bend. She also attended McConnell Airline School in Minneapolis, Minn.

    There will be no funeral or visitation. A celebration of life for family and friends willl be announced at a later date.

    Memorials may be sent to the Humane Society of Elkhart County, American Cancer Society or Goshen General Hospice Services.

    #35503
    Greywolf
    Participant

    So sorry! She will be missed.

    #35504
    Imajemi
    Participant

    This is sad to hear.

    #35506
    DAJ42
    Participant

    Sad news, indeed. Thanks for letting us know, Linda. She will be missed.

    #35528
    Derek
    Participant

    Sorry to hear she passed away God bless her and her family!

    #35724
    stacey.23
    Participant

    So sorry to hear about Sue.

    #35727
    Kamama
    Participant

    I always tried to get a hold of her since we lived in the same town. I wish we could have met.

    #35753
    cherosage
    Participant

    I’m very sorry that I have taken so long to get beck on here only to find out about my Cuzn. We were related in many different lines which vined around ourselves. I knew she had’nt been well early last year, but, I thought she was getting better.

    My thoughts and prayers for her family. She will be such a big loss for them and the rest of us. She always had such a wealth of family info. I knew all I had to do was ask and she knew the answer.

    Bob

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