Susan M. Funk

Susan M. Funk, age 64, died Saturday Sept. 19, 2009 at Bryan Community Hospitals in West Unity, Ohio. Born in Medford, Ore. on Jan. 7, 1945 to James and Ila (Pratt) Baize. She is married to William A. Funk, who survives.

A 1963 graduate of Medford Senior High, Susan worked at Bear Creek Corporation for 27 years, and retired from the Ashland, Oregon Chamber of Commerce after 10 years of Service.

In Oregon she served on several boards, including the United Way of Jackson County, SOWAC Board, and the ACCESS Board (a local Food Bank).

She is survived by her husband, William A. Funk; a daughter, Jami M. Nathan (Husband-Pastor James) of West Unity, Ohio; two sisters, Sharon A. Hamby, and Shelley J. Douglas (Husband-James), both of Oregon; two grandchildren, Jessica L. Nathan and Jered D. Nathan, both of West Unity, Ohio.

Funeral Services Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the West Unity United Methodist Church. Calling hours will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of services. Burial will follow at Floral Grove Cemetery.

**Memorials to the West Unity United Methodist Church**

Orr Funeral Home in West Unity, OH. is handling the arrangements. www.orrfh.com