HUDSON - Susan Kay Grunenwald (nee Thorington), age 66, of Hudson passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

Beloved wife of David C. Grunenwald; loving mother of Jill (Ben Cox) Grunenwald and Amy (AJ) Burke; dear Nana of Liam Burke and sister of Marianne (Don) King and Stephen (Nancy) Thorington. Cherished sister-in-law of Charles (Barbara) Grunenwald, Joan Grunenwald, Alice (Ralph) Goldsmith, Mark (Marnie) Grunenwald, Rita (Don) Clemente and Julie Stangel. She is also survived by dozens of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews whom she loved dearly. She is preceded in death by her parents, Betty and Alan Thorington.

Susan spent 10 years teaching Special Education before dedicating 25 years of her life as a preschool teacher in Hudson.

Friends will be received for a memorial gathering 6-8 PM Friday at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 2113 Ravenna Road, Hudson, OH 44236 where a memorial service will be held at 11 AM Saturday, October 13, 2018 followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Preschool. Arrangements by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Hudson, OH (HH, 10/14/18)