Susan C. Brindise, age 60, of Lakemoor, passed away Thursday, March 23, 2006 at her home.
She was born March 18, 1946 in Chicago to William and Eleanor (Birgers) LaCroix. On June 28, 1974 she was married to Ralph S. Bindise in Chicago.
Formerly of Glenview she was a resident of Lakemoor since 1976. She attended the University of Illinois and graduated from Monmouth College, earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree.
Susan was a civic leader in Lakemoor, serving on the planning commission for Lakemoor, the Parks committee of Lakemoor, the Nunda Township Library Board, and was a founding member of the Dollars for Scholars of Lakemoor. She volunteered for the Sparrows Nest, was a member of the Red Hat Society and the 1st Church of Christ, Science. Susan’s hobby was gardening.
Survivors include her husband, Ralph; two daughters, Victoria (Brian) Cummings of Ringwood, Christie Lynn (Shenandoah) Trulen of Mt. Horeb, Wisc.; a brother, William (Jill) LaCroix of Madison; and a sister, Jennifer LaCroix of Australia.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Linnea Sterba.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2006, at the George R. Justen & Son Funeral Home, 3519 W. Elm St., McHenry, IL.
The funeral service will be at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at the funeral home.
Inurnment will be private.
Memorials to Home of the Sparrow, 6213 Factory Rd., Crystal Lake, IL 60014, or to Dollars for Scholars of Lakemoor , Lakemoor Village Hall, 234 W. Rand Rd, Lakemoor, IL 60051, would be appreciated by the family. For information call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.justenfh.com.