Suzetta May “Susie” Strayer (1953 — 2019)

Suzetta May Strayer

(1953 — 2019)

Suzetta May “Susie” Strayer, 66 years, of Alvordton, Ohio, passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, at her residence, with her family by her side. Susie was born Feb. 17, 1953, in Montpelier, Ohio, the daughter of the late James V. and Evelyn M. (Reed) Fielitz. She worked at Transformer as a spot welder for 11 years. Susie previously worked at Glies Orchard in Hillsdale, Michigan. In her free time, Susie enjoyed spending time outdoors, gardening and sitting by the lake. She especially cherished her time with her family.

Surviving are her six children, Nicole Gay of Waldron, Michigan, John Strayer of Pittsford, Michigan, Bobby (Heather) Gibbs of Hillsdale, Michigan, Kenny (Jen) Kope of Hillsdale, Michigan, Gary Lee (Becky) Stemen of North Adams, Michigan, Doug (Ann) Preston of Hillsdale, Michigan; five grandchildren, Daryanne (Keith) Osborn, Myleigh Osborn, Jaden Gibbs, Cyrus Kope and Lincoln Kope; three great-grandchildren, Isabella Osborn, Kaiser Osborn and Ariana Osborn; brother, David (Dorothy Carr) Hill, of Alvordton; sister, Tammy Benoit of Alvordton; and special friend, Vandardist Black of Pittsford, Michigan. Susie was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Terry Fielitz; sister, Sandra Jackson.

A gathering of family and friends for Suzetta May “Susie” Strayer will be held from 1-5 p.m., Sunday, June 30, 2019, at Pioneer Lake, Pioneer, Ohio.

The family asks those remembering Susie please consider memorial contributions be made to the family to defray funeral cost.

Condolences may be sent to the family or the online guest book may be signed at

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