Age 72, passed away February 10, 2020. She was born September 14, 1947, in Lansing, MI, to the late John and Alice Quincey.
Sue was a gifted artist and spent many hours teaching and mentoring people all over the country. She had a knack for making lifetime connections. She loved teaching and was very giving of her time. She also enjoyed hosting dinners and inviting friends and family into her home. She adored children and her favorite times were cooking with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sue was inseparable with her husband, James, her true love. She will be greatly missed by many.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 43 years, James Canafax; grandchildren, Uwe (Darcy) Saefkow, Alan (Mary) Canafax, Cindy (Jed) Feilert, and Daniel Canafax; many dearly loved great-grandchildren; brother, John (Patty) Quincey; and sisters, Sr. Barbara Quincey, Patty (Art) Trelstad, Mary (Dennis) Barrett, and Cathy (Ron) Bender.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church – in the chapel, 955 Alton Rd., East Lansing.