Passed away peacefully at Mount Hope Long Term Care on Sunday, October 1, 2023 of London, at age of 73. Cherished wife of Luke Akins for 51 years. Proud mom of Mark (Joanne), and Matthew (Traci). Adored grandma of Sadie, Heather, Eli, Amber; Andrew, Madyson, Hannah, Hailey, and Annabel. Dear sister of Anna Marie Patterson and sister-in-law of David Akins, Brenda Willcutt, Teresa Pearson, and Janice McCall. Predeceased by her parents Jean (Durand) and Bus Patterson. Sue will be fondly remembered by the many students she touched during her teaching career.
Visitation will be held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 73334 Bluewater Highway, Zurich (St. Joseph) on Friday, October 6th from 9:30 – 10:30 AM, where Sue’s Funeral Mass will be held at 11 AM. Cremation with interment St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery, St. Joseph.
Donations to MS Canada, or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
The family would like to thank the special staff on 5th floor of St. Marys-Mount Hope Long Term Care for their exceptional care and compassion shown to Sue through her 25 years there.