Susie S. Turiel (nee Stern), born Aug. 27. 1952, and lived in Shaker Heights for most of her life.

Susie passed away July 19, 2019, at the Hospice of the Western Reserve.

Beloved sister of Joseph Stern; cherished daughter of the late Arthur and Thelma Stern; loving cousin, aunt and friend.

In her professional career, Susie wrote computer programs and taught advanced computer skills to professionals. Most recently, she worked and volunteered at the Gathering Place. She was a brilliant woman known for her contagious smile, as well as her warm, generous and compassionate nature.

Susie was an avid, swimming one mile a day for more than 20 years. She enjoyed following professional swimmers, as well as Olympic tennis and figure skating. She was an accomplished needlepoint and petit point artist. Dedicated to her craft, all of her projects were works of art, meticulous and perfect from any angle.

She was a wonderful, loving, sweet woman who will missed greatly.

Private burial services were held at Lake View Cemetery. Family requests no visitation.

Friends who wish may contribute to the Gathering Place; Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 E. 185th St., Cleveland, OH 44119; or the Seidman Cancer Center, c/o University Hospitals of Cleveland.