Hastings resident, Suzanne R. Farris, 62, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2012 at her home.
Memorial services will be Thursday, September 27, 2012; 10:30 A.M. at Saint Mark’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, Hastings, Nebraska with The Rev. Catherine F. Scott officiating. Private family interment will be in Saint Mark’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral Columbarium, Hastings. There will be no visitation; book signing will be Tuesday, September 25, 2012; 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. and Wednesday, September 26, 2012; 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the Suzanne (Knight) Farris Memorial Fund.
Suzanne was born December 16, 1949 in Fremont, Nebraska to Robert & Jacqueline (Lamberty) Knight. She graduated from Hastings High School in 1968 and attended Kearney State College. Suzanne married James Farris on September 6, 1969 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral in Hastings. She worked as a court reporter at Nebraska Reporters Service and was past Vice President of Farris Construction. Suzanne was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, PEO Chapter GK, Alpha Phi Sorority, Vestry of St. Mark’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, Education for Ministry, and she belonged to many prayer groups.
Suzanne was preceded in death by her father.
Daughters & Sons-in-law: Beth & Randy Coil – Hastings, NE
Andrea & Troy Curtis – Hastings, NE
Grandchildren: Katie Coil
Charli Jo Coil
Mother: Jackie Knight – Hastings, NE
Sister & Brother-in-law: Nancy & Tom Vanasche – Albany, OR
Nieces: Laura Vanasche
Nephew: Andrew Vanasche
A special thanks to all of Suzanne’s caregivers.