Sept. 20, 1954 — March 14, 2014
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Susan Y. Van Raalte was born Sept. 20, 1954, in Lodi, Calif., and passed away March 14, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. Susan loved life. She had a passion for growing flowers and loved to travel. She is survived by her husband, Ted; daughter, Krista; grandson, Blake; mother, Janet; sister, Carole Anne; and brothers, Patrick and Mathew.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, March 22, at 1 p.m., at Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, 2855 Cold Springs Road in Placerville, Calif. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Susan’s name to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or online at diabetes.org. Online condolences may be posted at chapelofthepinesfunerals.com.