Quechee, VT—Susan L. Arnesen, 63, passed away in the comfort of her home on Friday, January 20, 2012. Susan died much as she lived, with love and courage. Her loving family and community of friends miss her so. We draw inspiration and strength from a beautiful and selfless woman who inspired all who knew her. She married Craig E. Arnesen on January 23, 1986. Susan and Craig had lived in Kenilworth, Illinois for twenty five years before moving to Quechee, VT in April of 2010. She was born on May 7, 1948 in Evanston, Illinois and graduated from Niles East High School in Skokie, Illinois in 1966. In 1970 she graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Susan most recently worked for Summit Funding Group, Cincinnati, OH as Business Development Officer. She devoted twenty nine years to a career in medical equipment leasing. She enjoyed walking, yoga, reading and cooking.
She leaves her husband Craig of twenty six years, her mother Bernice (Wolfe) Levy and step father Bert of Boca Raton, FL, mother in law Patricia Arnesen of Cary Il, sister in laws, Karen Arnesen, Kimberly Arnesen, Kristen Shepherd and husband Preston, brother in laws Kent Arnesen and Ronald Kint; siblings, Suzie Evans and husband Arthur, Brandy Miller and husband Steven, Stace Solotorosky and husband Julian, Rick Fizdale and wife Suzanne, Richard Fizdale, numerous cousins, many loving nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father Aaron Gordon and step mother Berenice Gordon of Chicago, IL and sister in law Claudia Kint of Beverly, IL
There will be no calling hours or services locally at this time. A memorial service and internment will be announced later in the spring for Memorial Park, Skokie, Illinois. Memorial donations can be made to: Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, in Memory of Susan L. Arnesen, 383 Main Ave., 5th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851.