Born October 23, 1944, in Kane, she was the daughter of the late Jack and Genevieve (Welch) and Vannette.
A 1962 graduate of Bradford High School, she also graduated from Rochester Business Institute.
She lived in Rochester, NY for a few years, then moved to Charleston, SC and worked as a legal secretary and later as a real estate agent.
She returned to Bradford and worked as the Administrative Assistant for Harvey Golubock at A.R.G. until her retirement in 2010.
She was a member of The First Presbyterian Church.
Susan was an avid reader and knitting enthusiast. She belonged to the knitting group at The Bradford Public Library and participated in 'One Book Bradford.' She thoroughly enjoyed arranging parties and gatherings for her friends.
She is survived by a sister, Cay Anderson and several cousins, all in Florida. She was preceded in death by her parents.
At Susan's request, there will be no visitation. A celebration of her life will be held at a date and time to be announced. Memorial contributions, if desired, can be made to The Bradford Public Library, The YWCA, McKean County SPCA or to the charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com