Sue Ellen Youssi
December 12, 1945 - September 14, 2012
Sue Ellen Youssi, 66, of Batavia, IL and originally of rural Compton, IL, passed away Friday, September 14, 2012, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born December 12, 1945, in Mendota, IL the daughter of Ralph and Evelyn (nee Bauer) Gilmore. She was united in marriage to James Youssi September 9, 1967, in Mendota, IL. Sue was employed for over twenty years with Market Day as a sales representative. She is survived by her husband James; two children Brian Youssi of Maple Park, IL, and Julia (Michael) Goss of Gurnee, IL; four grandchildren, Tyler Youssi, Emma, Zach and Grace Goss; two brothers Edward (Donna) Gilmore of Paw Paw and Chuck (Betty) Gilmore of Aurora, a sister Marilyn Tomsha of Sparta, WI; father-in-law Fred Youssi of Utah; sisters-in-law, Donna (Gene) Goy of Dixon and Joan Youssi of Batavia; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; a mother-in-law Marion Youssi; and two brothers-in-law Daniel Youssi and Carl Tomsha. Visitation will be held 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at Moss Family Funeral Home 209 South Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL. Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at Merritt Funeral Home, 800 Monroe Street, Mendota, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until time of service. Interment will be in Melugin Grove Cemetery Compton, IL. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that anyone able donate blood to your local blood bank, or monetary contributions may be directed to Leukemia Lymphoma Society 651 West Washington Blvd. Chicago, IL 60661 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
- John and Jen Galek
You will be in our thoughts and prayers!
My deepest sympathy to your family. I am so sorry for your loss.
Diane Emily & Drew
My deepest sympathy to you, Brian & Julie and families and everyone who loved Sue................
- William & Lisa Mooren
Dear Sue's Family,
My husband and I would like to offer our deepest condolences. We are very sorry for your loss.
If we may we would like to leave a few scrptures that have helped us through some difficut times.
Maybe these can help ease your pain some. Please know there are people out in the world that do care.
William & Lisa Mooren
- Phil and Meg Kryszak
Jim, Brian, Julie & Mike, We are very sorry to hear about Sue passing. She was such a special lady who always had a smile on her face. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
- Carlson Family
Julie, Mike, Emma, Zach and Grace, and your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. May you be comforted and sustained by terrific memories of a wonderful woman.
-Kurt, Sam & the kids
- Jerry and Zella Honemann
Dear Jim, Chuck, Betty and the Gimore and Yossi families,
The sweet and loving person that Sue was will truly be missed. Our sincere sympathy to you all. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.
- Fred & Judy Cimaglio
Our condolence and deepest sympathy to the Youssi and Gilmore families. May God grant Sue eternal peace to the heaven she has gone. May her memory be everlasting in our hearts.
- Tom and Carolyn Ring
Jim, Brian, and Julia, we were saddened to learn of the loss of Sue. We hold many fond memories as Woodridge neighbors. Will always remember Sue's smile. Our deepest sympathy to all the family.
- Joe Fox
I am really saddened for your loss, and hope that you find some comfort.
May God Bless You and your family during this time.