Obituary: Susan L. Ruhl (nee Beffa) |

Obituary: Susan L. Ruhl (nee Beffa)

August 29, 1960 — November 23, 2019

Susan L. Ruhl, resident of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, formerly of Thornton, Colorado, passed away on November 23, 2019, at the age of 59. Born to parents Wayne and Janet Beffa, Susan grew up in Wisconsin and briefly attended the University of Minnesota in St. Paul. She moved from Wisconsin to Colorado in 1980, where she raised her family. She was passionate about music and reading, and was an avid artist. Above all, she loved spending time with her sons. Susan will be lovingly remembered as a vibrant and kind daughter, mother, sister, aunt, friend, and grandmother, with a big personality and an even bigger heart. Her memory will be carried on by her father, Wayne Beffa, her two sons Nicholas (Kelli) and Michael; her sisters Patti Fielding (Bill) and Cindy Katzke (Roger); her nephews Eric, Alex, Justin, and Tyler; and her grandchildren, Harper and Henry. Susan was predeceased by her beloved mother, Janet Beffa. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to “Journey to Independence” at the following address: At The Crossroads, 139 North 100 West, St. George, UT 84770.

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