PROSPECT — Susan (Suvoski) (Schoppenhauer) Blondis passed at peacefully at home at the age of 75 on Saturday, Oct 17. She was the wife of John Blondis for 39 years until his passing in 2012. She was previously married to Peter Schoppenhaurer Sr. of Waterbury.
Susan was born on June 24, 1945, daughter of the late Edward and Sophie (Dinkowski) Suvoski. She was a longtime resident of Prospect and a communicant of St Anthony’s in Prospect.
Susan was a compassionate caregiver for so many members of her family, especially for her husband and beloved father, who later in his life resided with Susan.
Susan adored her grandchildren, Skylar, Kyle and Kelsey, and was a champion cheerleader for them throughout the years in their many activities.
Susan loved grand birthday celebrations and holidays. She dearly loved her many pets through the years. She enjoyed simple pleasures most and loved beach outings in Milford, a cold Pepsi and a plate of fried shrimp from Jimmies in Savin Rock. Susan enjoyed playing cards with friends and family, and could be ruthless during Setback.
Susan leaves her son, Peter Schoppenhauer Jr. and wife, Sharon, of Wolcott; her grandchildren, Kyle and Kelsey Schoppenhauer; daughter, Krista Schoppenhauer and her spouse, David Joy, of Prospect; and her granddaughter, Skylar Schoppenhauer, who resided with her grandmother in
Prospect. She also leaves behind her loved nieces, nephews, and many cousins and close friends.
The family would like to thank Masonic Care of Wallingford for their wonderful support during Susan’s illness.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Prospect Cemetery. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to NAMI National Alliance on Mental Illness, 1030 New Britian Ave. #201, West Hartford, CT 06110.
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