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Susan Root

March 26, 1941 — November 25, 2023

Media, PA

Susan Root, age 82, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 25, 2023, at Sterling Nursing Home.

She was born March 26th, 1941 and grew up in Philadelphia. Susan lived in Upper Darby and worked as a Server for over 45 years.

She is survived by her niece Arlene Gilliard, her nephew Christopher Raymond Root, and 3 great nieces and 5 great great nieces. Susan is predeceased by her mother Emma Root, father Raymond Root, and brother Raymond Root, Jr. and sister Kathleen Root.

Susan had a love for cats, specifically her cat Midnight. Susan enjoyed going to Disney on Ice with her great nieces. Susan loved Christmas and started a family tradition of getting everyone PJs and spending Christmas Eve at her niece's home. Susan exuded positivity and could light up any room she walked into. She will be remembered for her kindness, resilience, and optimism.

Services and interment are private.

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