July 18, 1943 - February 4, 2017
San Antonio, Texas | Age 73
Eloise "Ellie" Suskawicz, age 73, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 in San Antonio. She was born on July 18, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York to Frank and Marie Bontempi.
Ellie was a retired Registered Nurse who enjoyed knitting blankets, sweaters sets, hats and baby booties for the babies of unwed mothers. Ellie was very involved with ST. Padre Pio Catholic Church where she would sew Baptismal garments for children and adults.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Suskawicz; son, Michael Suskawicz; daughter, Lynda Su`esu`e and husband Su`esu`e F. Su`esu`e; grandchildren, Anamalia Su`esu`e-Johnson and husband Bryan Johnson, Meleimoana Su`esu`e, Sofia Su`esu`e; greatgrandchild Fiamoana Su`esu`e-Johnson; brother, John Bontempi and wife Andrea; nephews, Andrew and Christopher Bontempi.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Porter Loring Mortuary North.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2017
PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017
ST. PADRE PIO CATHOLIC CHURCH
3843 BULVERDE PARKWAY
Msgr. Patrick "Pat" Ragsdale will officiate. Brunch will follow the funeral mass at St. Padre Pio Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery at 2:00 p.m.