Susan Elizabeth Elson

July 10, 1963March 9, 2023
Obituary of Susan Elizabeth Elson


Marsh Funeral Home

Susan E. Elson, born July 10, 1963, passed away March 9, 2023 after a 21-month battle with cancer. Susan, a life-long resident of Gurnee, Illinois graduated from Warren Township High School and received a degree in English from Lake Forest College. She is preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Joanne Elson. She is survived by sister Diane Elson, brothers Craig (Kathryn) Elson and Bruce (Georgelle) Elson, three nieces, a nephew and their families, an aunt, Pearl Elson and numerous cousins. Susan has requested that no funeral service be held. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Susan’s name to The Kellogg Cancer Center in Highland Park, Illinois at: Susan’s family members wish to express their gratitude for the excellent, compassionate care provided by Dr. Nickole Dooley, Dr. Matthew Adess, Oncology Nurse Kathleen Collins, Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner Lindsay Rademacher, Dr. Edward Suh, the staff of Residential Hospice and the staff of 4 North at Highland Park Hospital. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Elson family.

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