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Susan (Sue) Burdette Lewis


Susan (Sue) Burdette Lewis

Susan (Sue) Burdette Lewis passed away peacefully on December 28, 2020 following a short illness. Born in Bridgetown, Annapolis County, she was the daughter of the Honorable John and Nellie Shaffner and the wife of William M. (Bill) Lewis. She was predeceased by her parents and her husband. Sue is survived by her children, John (Karen), Fall River; Stephen (Heather Canning), Stittsville, ON; Paul (Natalie Lent), Wolfville; Megan (Kevin Marcipont), Eastern Passage and sister, Lynne (Geoff) Leppinus, Sydney, Australia; grandchildren, Christopher (Jenna) Martell, Jenny Lewis (Aaron Hoyles), Ian Lewis (Lexi Boudreau), Catherine and Samantha Lewis, Jana Lewis and William Boudreau; great grandchildren, Hannah, Charlie and Henry Martell; sister-in-law, Mora Morris; several nieces, nephews and extended family. Mom will always be remembered for her love of family and friends. Her kindness and joy were always on display with her "glass half full" outlook on everything. Mom had a great sense of fashion and was especially adept at cobbling together an outfit for any occasion. Her home was the place of many gatherings and she was the ultimate host. Sue was a contributing member of the Valley Regional Hospital Auxiliary for many years. She very much enjoyed playing bridge and developed many cherished friendships over the bridge table. Mom was blessed to have many lifelong friendships, including the Friday lunch ladies. We will miss her dearly and Mom really was "Sweet Sue". A private Celebration of Life will be held in St. John’s Anglican Church, Port Williams. A video webcast of the service will be available on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. The interment will take place in the St. John’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Church Street, Port Williams. In accordance with the Nova Scotia Proof of Full Vaccination Policy, proof of full vaccination will be required to attend visitations, services and receptions held in or by the White Family Funeral Home. Donations in memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.

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Service Time
Private, by invitation only
Service Location
A video webcast of the funeral will be available on Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Burial Location
St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, Church Street, Port Williams, NS

Requested Charity
Charity of your choice