OBITUARY

Sue Ann Arduengo

September 29, 1933April 6, 2021
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Arduengo, Sue A. was born Sept. 29, 1933 in Erlanger, KY and moved to Tampa in 1949 where she attended Hillsborough High School. Sue married Bennie Arduengo on March 4, 1952. She passed away on April 6, 2021. Preceded Sue in death was her Husband: Bennie Arduengo, Parents: Raymond and Dorothy Westerman and Brothers: Ray and Cliff Westerman. Sue is survived by daughters: Dottie (Terry) Devane, Diana (Hyman) Frier, Grandchildren: Shaun (Michelle) Algood, Travis Frier, Trent Frier, Great-Grand Daughters: Arianna and Leila Algood, Brother: Wayne (Linda) Westerman, Sisters: Barbara (LaVerne) Patrick and Sharon (Allen) Quinn, Sister In-Law: Billie Jean Westerman along with many nieces and nephews. Sue was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Tampa and lead the Children’s Choir for many years. She loved cooking and baking for her family and friends.

Services will take place at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4207 East Lake Avenue, Tampa, FL on Monday, April 12, 2021 with a Visitation at 10 a.m. and Funeral Service at 11 a.m. In Lieu of flowers, donation can be made in Sue’s name to any charity or church of your choice.

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, April 12, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, April 12, 2021

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Sue Ann Arduengo

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John Spicola

April 11, 2021

Sue was a valuable employee to my families business , we all worked there like a family. I will always remember her heart filled laughter and her great skills. Our condolences from the entire Spicola Family.

Elida Westerman-Vilardebo

April 10, 2021

I remember many great Easter egg hunts with all the cousins in Aunt Sue's backyard growing up. Their backyard was a magical forest and I so enjoyed playing in the ferns and bushes. We would always gather outside to eat our family dinners over the years as our family grew. I also loved playing football at the middle school track as we would jump her back fence to get there. Her husband Benny was also so entertainng, especially when she would scold him. Their banter was the best. I am so sad for us, but happy she will be with Benny, Grandma and Grandpa Westerman, my grandpa, and Cliff. Sorry I cannot be there, but I am thinking of everyone as they say goodbye. She will be missed. I only wish I could've seen her one last time.

Lisa Moore

April 10, 2021

My thoughts and prayers go out to all. I will miss my Aunt Sue very much. I loved spending summers in Florida. I always got to spend time with her going shopping or to the beach was the best!!! We both fell asleep one time and got a crazy sunburn. She was the best cook ever, no one could make her salads!!!!! She always gave you her full attention. I know heaven is a much sweeter place!!!! Love always and forever her niece Lisa

Gary and Elaine Frier Buchanan

April 10, 2021

We are going to miss Ms. Sue so very much! She has been another Mother to us for so long. She always took care of so many in her wonderful life! She has received her reward and we have another Angel to watch over us! We loved her and we love our family.
Sincerely,
Elaine and Gary

Charlene Pyle

April 9, 2021

I always remembered see Sue in my parents wedding picture,
she was their flower girl.
God Bless,
Charlene

Donna Land Luse

April 9, 2021

Ms. Sue was the sweetest lady and the best cook! I enjoyed getting to know her and her precious family through the years. My heart goes out to her family, as I know she will be greatly missed. Sending hugs and prayers♥️🙏To my sweet friend, Diana, I love you!

Marie Pimperl

April 8, 2021

To the Arduengo Family:
Blount & Curry Funeral Home at Garden of Memories extends its heartfelt condolences. Our sympathy and thoughts are with you.
Sincerely,
Marie Pimperl,
Director of First Impressions