Susan A. Lynch
September 6, 1951 - October 1, 2012
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Wichmann Funeral Home Tri-County Chapel
1592 Oneida Street
Menasha, WI 54952
Sunday 10/7, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Fargo Funeral Home
400 West Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130
St. Pius X Catholic Church
500 West Marquette Street
Appleton,
Monday 10/8, 11:30 am

Susan A. “Sue” Lynch (Recker) Sue Lynch, age 61, of Greenville, went to Heaven where she will be enjoying everlasting life on Monday, October 1, 2012. She was born on September 6, 1951 in Appleton, the daughter of Mark and the late Antonette “Nettie” (Hubers) Recker. On October 2, 1971, Sue married Patrick Lynch at…

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Phil and Connie Tocco left a message on October 11, 2012:
Jon and Family, Our deepest sympathies go out to you. We have been praying for your family during this past week.
Lisa Weiner left a message on October 10, 2012:
I continue to be stunned and terribly saddened at the untimely and unexpected passing of my dear friend, Sue. I will always miss her. Whenever I think of Sue, I will remember her warmth and goodness. I will always be grateful to her for her kindness to our son Dan who worked for her when she was Executive Director of Special Olympics. No one could have asked for a better mentor or boss when first entering the workforce. He was so fond of her and they continued to be in touch after both went on to work for other non-profits. Sue was “mother” to so many, not only to her two sons, Brian and Jon and my own son, Dan, but to the hundreds, maybe thousands of lives she touched with her tenderness and loving compassion and care.
Curt Detjen left a message on October 8, 2012:
Dear Lynch Family -- Sue and I were members of the Rotary Club together for the last several years. She was such a committed volunteer and made a huge contribution of time and skill to help our Club to ship valuable medical supplies around the globe. I have admired her commitment and that we could always count on her. That is the wonderful woman I will remember and we will all miss dearly. Please accept my condolences.
Emily Salm left a message on October 8, 2012:
Dear Brian, I am deeply sorry for your loss. I saw Dori's post via Facebook (when the search began) and was heartbroken to hear of your mom's passing. Your mom seemed to be a beautiful soul who will, no doubt, be greatly missed. I know I haven't seen or spoken to you for many years, but I felt compelled to send you my regards. I wish you all strength and peace through this difficult time. My deepest sympathies, Emily Salm (Solberg)
Sarah (Berry) Crawford left a message on October 8, 2012:
Jon and family, I am very sorry for your loss. May the everlasting love of your mother's soul bring you comfort. Sarah (Berry) Crawford
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Faye Randerson left a message on October 8, 2012:
Brian and Ann - very sorry to hear about her passing. Sounds like she was a wonderful woman. May you be comforted by the good memories. Faye Randerson
Cindy McDonald left a message on October 7, 2012:
To my dearest and life long friend, I went outside this morning to find solice in my yard that you and I both love. Amazingly, you gave me a very personal sign that told me that you are at peace. Thank you my dear friend! As always, you were there for me once again. You know how much I will miss you. See you in heaven, Love, CIndy
Cindy Schara left a message on October 7, 2012:
I am still numb after seeing her smiling face in the paper Friday evening announcing her leaving this world for a much better place. I hurt so much inside, as many of you I'm sure. You have been in my thoughts and prayers. I first met Sue years ago when she worked at the Special Olympics office and then had the privledge of working with her as a volunteer for the ARC Tea Party Fashion Show. She was such a remarkable person, always encouraging with even the littlest donation I would acquire. Our little girl Grace, with Down Syndrome, always LOVED getting her personal thank you note in the mail from Sue thanking her for modeling and telling her how beautiful she was walking the runway. Sue had so much love for all, young and old, with special needs. Grace and I will miss her smiling, bubbling personality and warm greetings. Things will just not be the same without her. How blessed those are who are enjoying her company in Heaven. I miss you, Sue!
John J. Gosling left a message on October 7, 2012:
Dear Lynch Family, It was a pleasure to meet and serve Sue before she died. I met with her a couple of times as a Career Counselor and saw the proud history and character in her. She is a great contributor and will be missed. We recently lost my dad and have some sense of how you feel, know you all are in our prayers.
Carol Busey left a message on October 7, 2012:
I was a priveledge to know Sue. We work together on the Rotary SAMP project and she is going to be missed. She was a very special person that brought laughter and joy to those who knew her. My heartfelt sympathy for you loss.
Katie Coenen left a message on October 7, 2012:
Sweet Barb and family, I only spoke with Sue a few times. So kind and warm...just like the whole Recker family...my prayers are with you all!
dorothysprenger left a message on October 7, 2012:
I am Jim Sprenger's mother and I just wish to express my condolances to all the family of Suzy's. May she rest in peace.
Michelle and Steve Vandenberg (Allison, Evan, and Brooke) left a message on October 7, 2012:
We are very sad to hear about Sue. We have worked together over the past 6 years on the Arc Tea Party and Fashion Show. Her love, enthusiasm and dedication to making this fundraiser a success was unmatched. She was an amazing person with a beautiful smile and we will miss her.
Brett and Heidi Richards left a message on October 6, 2012:
Brian and Ann our thoughts and prays are with you and your family. Sorry for your loss.
The Dague Family left a message on October 6, 2012:
We are shocked and very saddened. She touched us with her energy and her bubbly love of all around her -- and of course with the food she fed us. Holding you all in our hearts with love.
Sue Gielau left a message on October 6, 2012:
"Some people come into our lives and quietly go. Others stay for a while and leave their footprints on our hearts, and we are never the same." Sue was one of those people. The impact she has made on others will live on forever. Sue's beautiful smile and generous spirit is what I loved most. I am so privileged to have been able to call her my friend for the past 20 years. Sue may be gone, but she will never be forgotten. Sue's legacy lives on in her beautiful family. You all have our deepest sympathy and prayers, and you have the support of many in the days and months ahead. As Sue would tell us all, "you can do it". God bless you all. Sue & Gary Gielau
Lynn Peters left a message on October 6, 2012:
Sue & I became friends at Rotary. I'll miss her immensely.
Joe Barnes left a message on October 5, 2012:
Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May God draw near during this very difficult time. Psalm 34:18 - The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
David D. Oskar left a message on October 5, 2012:
My Deepest Sympathy For Your Loss. Sue was the Embodiment of Happiness, Joy, Kindness and Compassion. She touched all of Our lives with Her Love and Grace. I have always thought of her as a shining example of a True Humanitarian and I was Blessed to have known her. You are All in My Prayers at this most difficult time of Sorrow. God Be With You All!!
Marshall & Crystal Farrell left a message on October 5, 2012:
Jon and Family; We are so sorry for your loss. Your mom touched many lives and had such a positive and profound impact on all that crossed her path. May she be at peace. I'M FREE Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free. I'm following the path God laid for me. I took his hand when I heard him call. I turned my back and left it all. I could not stay another day to laugh, to love, to work or play. Tasks left undone must stay that way, I found that place at the close of the day. If my parting has left a void, then fill it with remembered joy. A friendship shared, a laugh, a kiss, ah yes, these things, I too, will miss. Be not burdened with times of sorrow, I wish you the sunshine of tomorrow. My life's been full, I savored much, good friends, good times, a loved one's touch. Perhaps my time seemed all to brief; don't lengthen it now with undue grief. Lift up your heart and share with me, God wanted me now, He set me free.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Dennis & Melissa DuPrey left a message on October 5, 2012:
We are so sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
Linda Seibel left a message on October 5, 2012:
Ann, so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you family at this time of need. May God hold you all in the palm of his hand and guide you to a place of peace and consolement. Linda Seibel Thrivent Mpls.
mary schmidt left a message on October 5, 2012:
To Sue's family: I'm very sorry to hear of her passing. I'm a Rotary friend of hers and she was always cheerful, positive and tireless as a volunteer. Please know there are many of us who were touched by her kindness and she will live on in our hearts.
Dan Neubauer left a message on October 5, 2012:
Sue left a legacy of help, respect, effort and kindness. She will be missed.
Shane & Jennifer VanHandel left a message on October 5, 2012:
Brian & Ann, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.I lost my dad 3 years ago this month, so I understand how you must be feeling. She was an amazing woman! You will ALWAYS have her with you in your hearts. Call us if you ever need anything. Love always, Shane & Jen VanHandel
Peter Gianopoulos left a message on October 5, 2012:
For all the kindness and love Sue gave this world, I can only image all the love and kindness the Lord is showing her! She helped so many of the most vulnerable kids and adults in our community, and besides being a loving grandma, mom, and wife, I can think of no greater honor and gift to the world and to the Lord.
Dan Weiner left a message on October 5, 2012:
Sue was one of the best and most decent people I have ever been associated with. I will miss her warmth, kindness, heart, compassion, guidance and mentoring. Sue leaves a wonderful legacy in the Fox Valley with all of her work and dedication for the Arc and Special Olympics. Sue was a role model and somebody who was looked upon by many, especially me. I have wonderful memories of our friendship and professional relationship. I will never forget you, Sue. Pat, Brian and Jon, please remember what a wonderful wife and mother Sue was.
Lynn Wuollet left a message on October 5, 2012:
Ann, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother-in-law. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Walk with Jesus in your time of sorrow, He is always with you.
Bobbi Miller left a message on October 5, 2012:
To Sue's family and friends: I had the great fortune of meeting Sue during her recent job search. I was very much looking forward to seeing what her next great career opportunity would be . . . it now appears that God had bigger plans for Sue. I can only imagine how much she will be missed by her family and friends; please know I'll be keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.
Susan and Cameron Millard left a message on October 5, 2012:
Brian, Ann, Mark and Sawyer Our deepest sympathies. You've been in our thoughts this week. Sue and Cam
Ann Lynch left a message on October 4, 2012:
Sue was a wonderful Wife, Mother, Friend and Grand Mother. She was a warm hearted person who was always there with a helping hand. She loved her Grandchildren with all of her heart and they loved her back just as deeply. She will be dearly missed by all those who loved her. We miss you Sue!
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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