Suzanne “Sue” McMaster Spatz, 89, of Richfield, passed away at 1:20 AM on Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin.
Born on November 16, 1933 in Roxborough, Pennsylvania, she is a daughter of the late Stewart and Elsie Mae (Platchek) McMaster.
Her husband, Charles D. “Moe” Spatz, Sr. with whom she was blessed to share over 63 years of marriage, preceded her in death on October 15, 2015.
She is survived by one son, Charles “Chip” Spatz, Jr. of Richfield, and two daughters, Carol Moyer and her husband, Dean of Richfield, and Diane Tuthill and her husband Jeff of Ocean View, NJ; eight grandchildren, Colby Spatz, Brenyn Spatz, Sabrina Walton, Bryson Moyer, Alexandra Moyer, Dylan Moyer, Ryan Cori, and Lukas Tuthill; and three great grandchildren, David Spatz, Micah Spatz, and River Walton.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three siblings, Edyth ,Taffy, and Jean making her the last of her generation.
She had a very fulfilling career in the housing industry. She started at Lewisburg Building Supply, moved on to Poloron Homes and finally finished her career at Forest Home Systems as head of the Purchasing department.
All that knew Sue were fully aware of how much she loved her grandchildren, enjoyed going to the beach, bird watching, rooting on the Philadelphia Eagles, her beloved cats and being a bird enthusiast. She brought so much joy to her family and made sure they all felt her love.
The family would like to thank the staff at Locust Grove Retirement Center.
There will be a private service held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mrs. Spatz’s memory may be made to the ASPCA at www.aspca.org.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.
Online condolences and tributes can be shared with the family at www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.