Susan Christine Sanderson, age 68, of Sergeant Bluff died Tuesday September 21, 2021 at a local hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 NOON on Friday September 24, 2021 at Christy Smith Morningside Chapel with burial following in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-7pm with the family present 5-7pm with a prayer service at 7:00pm at the funeral home.
Susan was born in Sioux City on September 18, 1953, the daughter of Martha Viola Downhour. She attended Sergeant Bluff Community Schools graduating with the class of 1971. She was united in marriage with Randy Sanderson June 17, 1995 in Hinton, Iowa.
Susan worked at several different employers in the Siouxland area and eventually retired after several years at PECH Optical in 2007. She enjoyed bowling in her younger years, as well as spending time with her grandchildren and attending their events. She also enjoyed going gambling, and she and Randy served as housing parents for members of the Sioux City Musketeers for several years.
She is survived by her husband Randy of Sergeant Bluff, Daughter Christy Schnee and her husband Curt of Sergeant Bluff, Daughter Kim Leaver and her wife Torrey of Sioux City, and her son Greg Leaver of Sioux City. Two grandchildren Erika and Ethan Schnee, as well as two brothers Keith Kilpatrick and Maynard Kilpatrick Jr, and three sisters: Tina Kilpatrick, Nancy Cleveland, and Michele Willer, along with several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Special Aunt Dort Muxfeldt.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father Maynard Kilpatrick Sr.
Please make memorials payable to the family for designation at a later date.