Suzanne Bohannan

Suzanne Bohannan passed away peacefully February 23, 2013 at home. She was born in Boise, Idaho on August 25, 1948 to Raymond and Marjorie Kinney.

She was a retired child care provider who spent years lovingly caring for babies and children. One of her greatest joys in life was seeing her grandchildren born and watching them grow.

She enjoyed spending time with her large family and close friends, gardening, sewing and being outdoors. Her family has fond memories of summers spent swimming and laughing, her beautiful smile and her timeless elegance. She was a woman of faith who spent many years in children’s ministry and serving others through church and other organizations.

Suzanne is survived by her son, Whitney and wife, Lydia and their son, Noah; daughter, Sara Miller and husband, Robert, and their children, Caitlin, Josiah, Eliana and Bethany. She is also survived by her sister, Lynne Rainey, and husband Darrell; brother-in-law, Robin Fenning; sister, Judy Mellow and husband Ken; brother Raymond Kinney Jr.; sister, Maurie Phipps and husband Ken; sister, Kathy Roberts and husband Ottis; sister, Patty Piper and husband John; sister Carole Eselin and husband Joe; brother, Hiram Kinney and wife Shenitta; and many loved nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Marjorie Kinney; and sister, Janice Fenning.

A memorial service was held at 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013 at Eagle Point Community Bible Church, 27 South Shasta Ave., Eagle Point, OR 97524. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Asante Rogue Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), 2600 Siskiyou Blvd., Suite #100, Medford, OR 97504. Donations can also be made online at:


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