January 9, 1939 - November 3, 2017
Sue Rae Walch, 78, of Central Point, Oregon, passed away November 3, 2017, in Springfield, Ore. surrounded by her family. Sue was born January 9, 1939 to Lloyd King and Iva Davis in Price, Utah and was later adopted at age four by Ellis LeRoy and Priscella Nelson. Sue grew up to be a kind and loving woman whose spirit touched many lives. On February 21, 1957 Sue married Richard Walch in a quiet ceremony in Springville, Utah and shortly thereafter they welcomed two daughters into the world. In her life, Sue enjoyed knitting, crocheting, being around animals, bowling, fishing, writing letters, taking care of others, singing, playing the piano and organ, and various other artistic activities. She is loved and missed by those she is survived by: her daughter, Shanna Walch; a son-in-law; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters; and a brother. Sue was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Walch; daughters, Debbie and Dixie Lee; three sisters; and three brothers. Sue will be laid to rest beside her husband at 11:00 a.m. November 13, 2017 at Eagle Point National Cemetery. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives in Medford, Ore.