Suzanne Edens Silverman

March 29, 1945 ~ September 20, 2019 (age 74)


Suzanne Edens Silverman, 74, of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 at her home.


Suzanne was born March 29, 1945 in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of William Lafayette and Affie Joyce (Nolen) Edens. She earned her Masters Degree in Education Speech Pathology (MEDSLP, MESLP & SLPA) and retired after working many years as a Speech Therapist.  Suzanne was a member of Heartland Worship Center. She loved animals of all kinds.


Those left to cherish her memory include her sister, Diane Edens Meyers and her husband Paul H., and cousin, Tim Nolen.


Suzanne was preceded in death by her parents.


Per her wishes, Suzanne will be cremated. No formal services are planned.


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