Posted by on August 29, 2019 1:04 am

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Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

Susan R. Carter, RN, 65, of Sheppton, passed away Monday, August 26, 2019.

Susan was born in Shenandoah on April 22, 1954, a daughter of the late Doris (Zimmerman) and Raymond Foose.

A graduate of both the West Hazleton High School and the St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing, she worked in the health care industry as a registered nurse in many different capacities throughout her career, from working in the Hamburg and White Haven Centers, to Director of Nursing at Broad Mountain Manor, being a hospice nurse and also owning and operating the former Angel Villa Personal Care Home in Sheppton.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Brandonville where she was a former church council member. Sue was also a lover of animals.

Sue was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Carter in February of 2019, and by a daughter, Christie Sue in 1981 and a sister, Betty Bley in 2011.

Sue is survived by her son, Bernie Carter and his wife Jacqueline, of Catawissa and a sister, Margaret Krupilis, of Brandonville. Nieces, nephews and extended family members also survive.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, August 31st at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Brandonville. with Pastor Jay Serafin officiating.

A viewing will be held at the Stauffer-Breznik Funeral Home, 412 West Main Street, Ringtown from 5 to 8 PM on Friday evening and from 10-11 AM Saturday at the church.

Susan will be laid to rest in the Brandonville Union Cemetery, immediately following the funeral service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are asked to be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church in Brandonville or the American Cancer Society.