Susan Phelan Wagner was born in Los Angeles to Mervyn and Beatrice Phelan on Aug. 8, 1941, and passed away on March 27, 2020.
Susan and her husband, John, raised their family in San Marino and have lived in the area all of their adult lives. Susan met John at San Marino High School and they were married in 1963. He was the “true love” of her life and they celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary last February.
In addition to her husband, Susan is survived by three sisters, Mary, Nancy and Ryan; and two brothers, Mervyn and Tom. She was predeceased by her sister Katy and her parents. Susan is also survived by four children: Tom (Cal), Carolyn (Jon) Crowley, Tim and Jim; and also 11 very special grandchildren: Megan Wagner, Courtney Urban (Kevin) and Kathleen Wagner; Chip, Kelly and Patrick Crowley; Joey and Corinne Wagner; Kimberlin, Anne and Evelyn Wagner.
Susan and her husband particularly loved spending time in Lake Arrowhead and Maui with their families and attending the many activities and events of all the grandchildren.
Interment will be held at the San Gabriel Cemetery. Mortuary services are being handled by Pierce Brothers Mortuary in San Gabriel.
A Catholic Funeral Mass and Memorial gathering will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of flowers, it is requested that a donation be made in Susan’s memory to Saints Felicitas & Perpetua Church, 1190 Palomar Road, San Marino, CA 91108.