Suzanne Elizabeth Mullins

08/15/1963 - 02/22/2019

Obituary for Suzanne Elizabeth Mullins

Suzanne Elizabeth Mullins, 55, of Rockford, passed away Friday, February 22, 2019 in Javon Bea Memorial Hospital. She was born on August 15, 1963, the only child to Arleigh and Barbara (Oij) Waage.

Suzanne graduated from West High School in Rockford, Class of 1981. She went on to earn her Associates Degree from Rock Valley College. She worked for many years at A-1 Wire then moved to Metals USA where she worked for 5 years.

Suzanne loved to live life to the fullest and was always up to new experiences. Every time you seen her, she had a big smile on her face and always cherished a good laugh. Suzanne was a selfless person that put everyone before herself. She loved to travel, but what she loved more was spending time with her corgis.

On November 13, 2018, Suzanne married Jorge Miranda in Las Vegas, her most favorite place.

Survivors include her husband, Jorge Miranda; daughter, Kristie (Jordan) Miller of Machesney Park; Father of daughter, Daniel Mullins; mother, Barbara Waage, of Rockford; aunts Paula Oij of Caledonia, Esther Disch of Monticello; and animals Pookie and Aussie. Predeceased by her father, Arleigh Waage and her uncles Dale and Richard Oij.

Memorial Service will be held at noon on March 2, 2019 at Tony Gasparini Funerals, 6825 Weaver Rd. Rockford, IL. A Memorial Gathering will be held on March 2, 2019 from 11 am until time of service. Arrangements by Tony Gasparini Funerals.



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11:00 AM
Tony Gasparini Funerals
6825 Weaver Rd.
Rockford, IL 61114
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I worked with Susie at Metals USA. She always had a big smile on her face and was always happy.Our sincerest condolences to Susie’s family during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mike Howard
- Mike Howard
Barbara: Words cannot express the sorrow I have for you. Suzie truly was beautiful inside and out and she always was smiling and laughing. May God comfort you and Suzie’s family.
- Rich Waage
My family sends our thoughts and prayers to our Aunt Barbara, Suzie was a bright light, her smile lit up a room her beauty was inside and out, I’m only comforted by the thought she is now with her Dad and my parents and all of the Waage family
- Audrey Catalano
I grew up with Suzie, Kindergarten through RVC. She was a wonderful person. When I heard she was gone, a bit of me died that day. My heart goes out to her Mom, her daughter and her family.
- John Kleindienst
My sincerest condolences to Suzie's family and friends. WARRIOR NATION GRIEVES WITH YOU. RIP SUZIE... WE LOVE YOU ❤️ ♥️❤️❤️♥️❣️❤️❤️❤️♥️❤️❤️
- Darryl Hightower

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