Susan Jane “Sus” Garvick, 71, of Hanover, PA, entered into God's eternal care, Thursday, August 5, 2021, at the UPMC Hanover Hospital, due to sudden cardiac arrest.
Born July 15, 1950, in Hanover, PA, she was the daughter of the late Earl A. and Edna J. (Brenneman) Becker. Susan was the loving wife of Jeffrey R. Garvick, with whom she shared 50 years of marriage.
Susan was a 1968 graduate of Spring Grove Area High School. She worked as a school bus driver for South Western School District for 29 years until her retirement.
Susan was a member of First United Methodist Church of Hanover, PA. She was also a member of the Hanover Home, The Republican Club of Hanover, and the McSherrystown Moose Lodge.
Susan enjoyed going gambling, especially on trips to casinos with her friends to play the slot machines. She also relished entertaining her friends, spending time with them out on the deck at her home. Most of all, Susan loved traveling down south to visit her grandkids, as they meant everything to her.
In addition to her loving husband, Jeff, Susan is survived by her two children, Stacey S. Koble & husband John, of Raleigh, NC, and Patrick J. Garvick & wife Jessica, of Shermans Dale, PA, and two grandchildren, Zachary Koble and Ryan Koble. She also leaves behind her siblings, Sandra Miller, Donald Becker, and Robert Becker. Susan was preceded in death by one sister, Cathy Becker.
Following cremation, a memorial service to celebrate and remember Susan’s life will be held 3PM, Friday, August 13, 2021, at the Kenworthy Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA. A visitation and time to share memories will be held from 1PM to 3PM, Friday, August 13, 2021, at the funeral home. For those unable to attend, the service will be live streamed at www.kenworthyfh.com, beginning at 3 PM, Friday, August 13, 2021.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Susan’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Donations may be made online at https://www.stjude.org/donate, or by mail at 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.
The Kenworthy Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA has been entrusted by the family with the funeral arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.kenworthyfh.com.
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