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Susanne "Sue" A. McCreery

February 26, 1938June 17, 2019

McCreery, Susanne A. “Sue”, 81 of Huber Heights, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at Hospice of Dayton.

Sue was born February 26, 1938 in Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany to Otto Quandt and Kathe (nee Kinner) Accornero. She came to the U.S. via marriage to Thomas E. McCreery Ret MSgt USAF. Her lifetime of hard work started as a baker’s daughter in Berlin during WWII, and continued in the U.S. as an employee of Airway Fashions, Super Duper, Lofino’s, and Shilo Laundry from 1972 – 2015.

Sue is survived by her beloved husband of 59 years, Tom; 2 sons, Roger (Tammy) McCreery, Jeff McCreery (Barb Lewis); 7 grandsons, Justin (Amy), Michael (Holly), Kaden, Rylan, Gavin, Ross (Jordan), and Logan; 4 great-grandchildren, Rich Mike, Gavyn, Riley, and Calliope; sister-in- law Mary (Pete) McCreery, their children Misty (Donnie) and Scott (Wendy); and of Germany, cousin, Olaf Hasselhof, his children, Yvonne and Katrin (Jens), and their children Ola and Pia.

Sue is the true matriarch of her family. Her passion is best illustrated in the way she loves her children and grandchildren, as well as her dogs. She often gave the last thing she had to help others in need; her character is truly defined through her generosity to all people, family and friends! Her sons know one thing for certain, and always, she loves them. Her heart is tethered to her family eternally. A lasting wish for all is, “go to Vegas and hit the big one”.

Graveside services will be Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 10:15 AM at Shelter B of Dayton National Cemetery, 4400 W. Third St., Dayton OH 45417 with Pastor Debbie Holder, Dignity Celebrant officiating. Contributions in honor of Sue may be made to SICSA at www.SICSA.org. Condolences may be shared at www.burchamtobiasfuneralhome.com.


  • Graveside Service Thursday, June 20, 2019


Susanne "Sue" A. McCreery

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Kenny Danridge

June 20, 2019

Sue will be missed by many people. I remember when I first met the McCreery family on Gross Dr in base housing and then living on Bayside Dr. Hanging out with Roger and Jeff put me under Sue rules, which I had no problems with. She was like a second mother. She was very instrumental in my development. I have very fond memories of my childhood and her influence on my life. I will always remember her. I wish I could be there to celebrate her life, but due to medical reasons I am unable to travel. I am grateful for having Sue in my life and I will pray for comfort for the rest of the family. God bless you all.


Christiane Nick

June 20, 2019

Justin and family,

I am sorry for your loss. Her legacy lives on in each of you!


Dawn Bradstreet

June 19, 2019

One of the kindest, most caring people I had the pleasure of knowing. I enjoyed all of our bowling tournaments, all of our after Thanksgiving shopping mornings, and the many times Heath and I had breakfast with you and my mom. You will be missed by many ❤️❤️❤️❤️


Karol Westwood Miller

June 19, 2019

Tom Roger Jeff Mc Creery and family,
I am so sorry for your loss of your wife and mother. I will miss her smile and how she could make me smile.

Carole Rose

June 18, 2019

Susanne, the first of four to leave Charlie’s Angels. We girls will never be the same without you dear friend. Your precious smile and that contagious laugh will always be remembered by us all! I thank you from the bottom of my heart for your generous and thoughtful ways. I’ll think of you with each step I take using my butterfly cane. I love you dearly and pray you knew how much you were loved here on earth...until we meet again❤️CR

Carol Huey

June 18, 2019

Thank you, Sue, for your generous heart of being my loving, faithful friend for so many years. I am overwhelmed with joy and memories you contributed to making my birthdays special and all the times in between. Your friendship is a priceless gift to me and I will hold in my heart forever. I will miss you very much. I love you always. Until we hug again....❤️ Carol

Marian and Don Gebele

June 18, 2019

Life was so much richer because of you Sue! Always a friendly smile at Lofino's and always an eager spirit the minute the plane touched down in Vegas! I will always remember the bumpy flight we were all on. You looked at me and said "It's only bumpy when you're on our flight! Next time I'm taking another flight that you aren't on!" That was followed by your beautiful laugh. May your flight to Heaven be smooth and may your Vegas jackpot be at the pearly gates! Rest in peace Sue. We were blessed to know you! -Marian and Don Gebele

Roger McCreery

June 18, 2019

Mom & Shadow

Memrie Day

June 18, 2019

My friend, I am so glad we had so many wonderful years to share with each
other. I will miss you more then you know, but I will treasure all the memories of the trips and cruises we got to do and the breakfasts and shopping where we always found things to buy especially shoes. No one
could ask for a better friend. You are the most generous and strongest
person I know. You will always be in my thoughts and someday we will see
each other again. Until then, know you are loved and missed.
❤️, Mem