Susan Carol Paddock

September 9, 1949 - January 2, 2013

Susan Carol Paddock quietly passed from this life on January 2, 2013 in Batavia Illinois. Ms. Paddock was born September 9th, 1949 in Aurora, Illinois and remained a lifelong resident of Batavia. She attended Batavia High School graduating in 1967. Susan continued her education, graduating in 1971 with a Bachelor of Science degree in anthropology from the University of Denver. She was a teacher at Jefferson Middle School in Aurora, teaching science until her retirement in 2006.  She also was a lifelong member of Calvary Episcopal Church in Batavia and was a faithful member of the Altar Guild, Church choir and assisted with keeping the church grounds looking beautiful.  Along, with her mother Cathy, she was a member and officer of the Batavia Pan Hellenic Society.  Susan was a loyal fan of the Chicago Cubs and Northwestern Wildcats and enjoyed watching sports of all types.  She loved being outdoors with her pets.  Summers were spent gardening, bird watching and hosting her annual neighborhood 4th of July party. She is survived by her sister Patricia A. Hoefler (Paddock) brother in law Daniel Hoefler and their sons Daniel (Jackie) and Michael. She was preceded in death by parents Bruce G. Paddock and Catherine (Hause) and her grandparents Bruce B. and Gladys Paddock. Visitation will be held from 4-8 P.M. Friday, January 4, 2013 at the Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave., in Batavia.  Funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Calvary Episcopal Church, 222 S. Batavia Ave., in Batavia where she will lie in state from 9:30 A.M. until the time of service. Rev. Michael Rasicci will officiate. Interment will follow in West Batavia Cemetery.


Contributions in Susan’s memory may be directed to Calvary Episcopal Church, 222 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL 60510.

Guest Book

  • Penny Janacek (Kuhn) Please accept my deepest sympathy. Our neighborhood will never be the same. Thoughts and prayers for the entire family.
  • Susan George Dear Paddock Family: Please accept my deepest condolences for your great loss of your dearly beloved sister and aunt (Susan). May your family find comfort in the wonderful promises given to us by our very loving Creator Jehovah God. John 5:28,29 & Revelation 21:4,5 he promises to bring Susan back to life in the resurrection right here on earth in the near future and end all sickness,suffering and death forever.
  • Jim Kirk I taught with Sue many years at Jefferson Junior High. We socialized with many common friends. These are great memories. We shared many laughs. I am very sadden to hear of such an early departure. My regards to her family. She will be greatly missed.
  • Daniel G. Porch On behalf of the Porch family, we offer our thoughts and prayers.
  • Jack and Gail Hinterlong We remember many summer days taking our girls to Sue's pool and enjoying some fun. Kate and Daniel took swimming lessons in the same pool. We are glad Sue is at peace and reunited with her Parents and Grandparents. God Bless her.
  • Katy Papanicholas Sue will be greatly missed and my thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. Am sorry I cannot participate in services as I'm dealing with the flu-bug.
  • Joseph & Sharon Nemedi Our deepest sympathies to her family. May eternal light shine upon her.
  • Deborah Hall I worked with Sue on the renewal committee at Calvary and she was concerned with how to keep children coming to the church. My deepest sympathies go to her family. May eternal light shine upon her.
  • Sarah Theros Sue will be missed. She always kept me laughing when she'd bring her pets into the vets office. May she rest in peace.