Susan C. Kip passed peacefully on Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at the Blue Ridge Christian home in Bealeton, VA. She was born in Englewood, NJ on October 14th, 1938.
Susan graduated from Tenafly H.S., NJ in 1956 and Averett Junior College (now University) in Danville, VA. After college she worked as the Administrative Assistant to the Personnel Director of Continental Can Co. in New York city.
Susan married John P. Kip on October 12th, 1963. They lived in Englewood until relocating to Vienna, VA in 1966. There they had two children, Melissa 1968 and Christopher 1970. The family returned to New Jersey in 1973, before settling in Fauquier in 1991.
Susan has enjoyed five grandchildren; Brittany, 26 & Alexis, 15 both of Gordonsville, VA and Declan, 19, Callum, 17 & Madison, 16 all of the U.K.; and one great grandson, Blake Blevins also of Gordonsville.
Susan was a true animal lover, having owned eight Labs over the years. She spent many years working for Dominion Eye Care in Warrenton. She was also a hospice volunteer, concierge at Fauquier hospital and Communicant at St. John the Evangelist catholic church.
A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, April 1st, 2019, 10 am, at St. John the Evangelist catholic church, 271 Winchester St., Warrenton, VA followed by a reception in Mercy Hall. Interment at Bright View cemetery, 8265 Lunsford Rd., Warrenton, VA at 2 pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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