She was born April 3, 1917 in rural Butterfield, Minn. to Jacob J. and Anna (Penner) Baerg. Susie was united in marriage to Pete H. Epp on April 22, 1949 at Mountain Lake, Minn. She was a member of Bethesda Mennonite Church in Henderson, the Homemakers Club and she enjoyed quilting, crocheting and gardening.
Survivors include four children, Del (Lucy) Epp of Niverville, Manitoba, Canada, Rosie (Ray Reimer) Epp of Elbing, Kan., Ken (Deana) Epp of Henderson and Waldeen (Janet) Epp of Rushville, Ill.; daughter-in-law, Carolyn Epp of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; 20 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews and a host of friends. Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; son, LaMoine; five brothers and two sisters.
Graveside services will be held at 2:15 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015 at the Bethesda Cemetery, Henderson. Memorial services will follow at 3 p.m. at Bethesda Mennonite Church.
Visitation will be from 1-9 p.m. Friday at the mortuary in Henderson with the family greeting friends from 7-8:30 p.m. that evening. Memorials may be directed to the Bethesda Radio Fund or MCC.