Susan M. Joerin
West Branch, Michigan
August 1, 1949 - September 27, 2018
Faith Alive Church
A memorial service is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. on September 29, 2018 at Faith Alive Church, 2945 Hansen Rd., West Branch, MI.
Susan Marie Joerin, 69, slipped peacefully into eternity on September 27, 2018 at her home in West Branch, Michigan.
Susan was born August 1, 1949 in Battle Creek, Michigan to Douglas and Mary Malear. She married the love of her life, Robert Joerin, on August 31, 1968. He survives to cherish her memory. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Catherine Malear.
In addition to her husband, she is also survived by three sons, Christopher Joerin of West Branch, MI, Jonathan (Alana) Joerin of Ottawa Lake, MI and Steven Joerin of Wixom, Michigan and one daughter, Elizabeth (Jason) Persinger of Peoria, IL; four brothers, Douglas (Sui) Malear, Ralph (Diane) Malear, David (Marge) Malear, and Brad (Deanna) Malear; and two sisters Mary Ellen (Dan) Krause, and Linda (Bob) Burman; and nine grandchildren.
Susan graduated from Mount Clemons High School in 1967. She worked for Pinckney Community Schools retiring in 2015 as the Director of Transportation. Over their 50 years of marriage, Robert and Susan built a legacy together as they welcomed their four children and nine grandchildren. Susan filled their home with love and set about teaching biblical principles into each of the children and grandchildren. They remember her as a loving mother who always put others first and encouraged them to passionately pursue Jesus.
In addition to being a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Susan was a friend to many. Her life touched many people and her legacy will live on. Susan was an active and dedicated member of Faith Alive Church in West Branch. She was full of love and will be missed by many.
A memorial service is scheduled for 11:00 A.M. on September 29, 2018 at Faith Alive Church, 2945 Hansen Rd., West Branch, MI. Reverend Chad Deerman will officiate. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Susan’s life. The family would like to thank all friends and family for their prayers and support.