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Susan Otto

March 21, 1960 ~ October 22, 2017 (age 57)

Susan Otto, 57, of Marion, Iowa passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at First Federated Church in Lisbon, Iowa. Visitation will be on Friday, October 27 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at First Federated Church in Lisbon. Burial will be at held at the Lisbon Cemetery. Lahey and Dawson Funeral Services will be assisting the family at this time.

Susan Denise Otto was born on March 21, 1960 in Newton, Iowa to Dale and Carolyn (Israel) Brenneman. She attended Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids. Susan was united in marriage for 20 years to Robert “Bob” Moore and two children, Shelly and Jennifer came of this marriage. They later divorced. Susan then married James Otto in Lisbon, Iowa and they have been married for over 20 years. She was a homemaker.

Susan enjoyed cuddling, coloring, puzzle books and playing solitaire. In her earlier years she enjoyed cooking, watching T.V., especially cops and socializing.

Susan is survived by her husband, James Otto, daughters; Shelly (Kevin) Wells of Marion, Jennifer Moore of Marion, step-children; Michael Otto, Daisy Otto-Harper, James Otto Jr.,grandchildren; Kaysi, Abby and Braydin Wells, step-grandchildren; Julion Falco, Aiden Shephard, Eastin Shephard and Blakelynn Harper, plus 10 others, sister, Doreen Conley of Lisbon, nephew, Joshua (Staci) Siddell, nieces; Kendra Siddell, Christine (Wesley) Strickler and her five beloved dogs.

She was preceded in death by her parents, maternal grandparents Pearl “Copper” and George Isreal, and paternal grandparents, Helen and Woodrow Brenneman.

Memorials may be left to the family in her honor.

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 Service Information

October 27, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
First Federated Church
Lisbon, Iowa
Lisbon, IA 52253

Funeral Service
October 28, 2017

10:30 AM
First Federated Church
Lisbon, Iowa
Lisbon, IA 52253

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