April 29, 1942 ‒ August 12, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Susan Schooley, age 77, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019 at Country Club Care Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 29, 1942 in Brandon, Ohio the daughter of Howard and Elizabeth “Betty” (Weaver) Lord. Susan retired in 2009 after twenty plus years as a bus driver for Mount Vernon City Schools.
She was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church and 50 plus year member of the Glenwood Chapter #303 Order of Eastern Stars. Susan was a member of the Sparettes Bowling League and served as an officer for the Knox County Women’s Bowling Association. She was an avid fan of the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets and enjoyed following and cheering for the local teams. She was a loving and loyal wife, mother and friend that will be missed by many.
She is survived by her three daughters, Terry Schooley of Centerville, Ohio, Mandy (Matt) Schooley of Denver, Colorado and Nikie Schooley of Centerville, Ohio, two sisters, Ellen (Phil) Stopher of Mount Vernon and Ann (Tom) Carpenter of Mount Gilead.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Merle W. Schooley in 1993, a brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Esther Lord.
Friends may call on Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will be held on Friday beginning at 11 a.m. Mr. Roger Marra will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions in Susan’s name may be made to the Community Concert Association of Knox County, Education Fund in care of, Ken Miller, 17430 Apple Valley Drive, Howard, Ohio 43028.
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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Susan Schooley.