Watrous, Sue Ellen King
Passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 in Lansing due to injuries received in an accident. Age 66 years.
Sue was born March 27, 1951 in Saginaw to the late Robert Jr. and Georgina (Herbin) King. She was a graduate of Arthur Hill High School, class of 1969. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in accounting from the University of Michigan and was currently employed as Senior Fiscal Compliance Auditor for the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. Sue is survived by her husband, John Watrous, Sr., children Jennifer (King) Rohde, John Watrous, Jr., and Sarah Watrous. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren, Jessica (Tyler Woolever) Rohde and Jacob Rohde and one great grandson, Benjamin Woolever. Also surviving her are two brothers, Bob (Mary) King and Phillip (Laura) King and many nieces and nephews; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Patricia Watrous, Robert Watrous and his wife Shelley, Pam Watrous and her husband Mark; her special friends, Shirley Thomas-Walker, Jordan Glance and Nicole Bessel. Besides her parents, Sue was predeceased by her sister, Sharon (King) Budd, many aunts and uncles and her brother-in-law, James Watrous.
Sue was beloved by many and famous for her cinnamon rolls and cupcakes. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4460 Mackinaw Road. Rev. Nancy Steele will officiate. Friends may visit with family at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Rd., from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday and then at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. www.casefuneralhome.com