Susan Kay Morck, 55, of Neponset, Il. died at 3:21 A.M. Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Il. Sue was born December 12, 1957 in Kewanee, Il. the daughter of William Burt and Louise Evelyn (Nielson) Tharp. She graduated from Western High School in Buda, Il. in 1976 and with a journalism degree from Illinois State University in Normal.
Sue had been employed at the Moline Dispatch and the Kewanee Star Courier. She married Daniel Morck. They were later divorced. Surviving are two daughters Kelly Morck of Industry, Il., Jenny Morck of Kewanee, one son Ben Morck of Kewanee and a sister Teresa (Phil) Rogers of St. Joseph, Il.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Timothy in infancy.
Sue attended the First Presbyterian Church in Kewanee. She enjoyed being outdoors and doing yard work. She also loved to sew and spend time with her family.
Cremation was accorded. A memorial service will be at 7:00 P.M. Monday, September 9, 2013 at the Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, Il. Rev. Dr. Dale Dykstra of the First Presbyterian Church will officiate. Inurnment will be private for the family. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Monday evening at the funeral home.