Suzie Oyerly

Obituary of Suzie Oyerly

Suzanne “Suzie” Marie Oyerly 1981-2022 Suzanne “Suzie” Marie Oyerly, formally of Troy, Kansas, passed away at her home in St. Joseph, Missouri on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 following an extended illness at the age of 41. Suzie struggled with mental illness and substance abuse which took its toll on her body, mind, and soul. She was born in St. Joseph, Missouri on February 7, 1981 and is the 5th child of Patricia Joan Oyerly and the late William Oyerly. Suzie graduated in 1999 from Troy High School in Troy, Kansas, and attended Kansas State University. Suzie leaves behind her mother, Patricia Joan (Euler) Oyerly of Wathena, Kansas; four children Cicily Phillippe (Lawrence, KS; father Bobby Phillippe) & Carlee Phillippe (Oklahoma City, OK; father Bobby Phillippe) and JayKylah and Larry Fanning of Wathena, Kansas (father, Shawn Fanning); 2 uncles and an Aunt, John & Dar Euler (Palatine, IL) and Lee Euler (Lexington, VA); 4 sisters and brothers, Pamela Oyerly, Wathena, KS, Albert Oyerly (wife, Lisa), Topeka, KS, Charles Oyerly (wife, Jodi), Wathena, KS, and Karen Oyerly, Oklahoma City, OK; 7 nieces and nephews: Tristan Oyerly (Wathena); Jacob Moore (Troy, KS), Jacey Moore, Calvin & Cooper Oyerly (Charles & Jodi, Wathena); and Megan and Emily Oyerly (Albert & Lisa, Topeka, KS); and a multitude of cousins, extended family and friends. She is our beloved daughter, sister, mother, aunt, niece, cousin and friend. She is preceded in death by her father, William Oyerly and paternal grandparents, Harry & Clara Oyerly, and maternal grandparents John & Florence Euler. Suzie enjoyed a variety of jobs all which required constant interaction with people. Family and people were her passion. Suzie was a Girl Scouts of America Gold Award recipient and continued to volunteer in her children’s scouting endeavors. She was a lifelong fan of music, drama and sports including her alma mater the Troy Trojans and KSU Wildcats and her beloved Kansas City Chiefs and Royals. Her love of ladybugs, camping, Bobbleheads, and all holidays especially Halloween was legendary! Suzie was a lifelong member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish, Wathena, KS, and a supporter of St. Francis Xavier Church & School and Bishop LeBlond High School, both in St. Joseph. For the last 10 months she participated in the Eucharist via the St Francis Xavier Church streaming service. Visitation will be Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 9 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wathena, KS. The Funeral Services will follow Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wathena, Kansas, officiated by Father Lac Pham. Burial at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Simplify Cremations & Funerals in St. Joseph Missouri In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the St. Francis Xavier School Scholarship Fund, Bishop LeBlond Scholarship Fund, or the Buchanan County Social Welfare Board @ Patee Hall.
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Saturday
17
September

Visitation

9:00 am - 10:30 am
Saturday, September 17, 2022
St. Joseph Catholic Church
104 S. 7th St.
Wathena, Indiana, United States
Saturday
17
September

Service

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Saturday, September 17, 2022
St. Joseph Catholic Church
104 S. 7th St.
Wathena, Kansas, United States
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