Susan Connell Kip, 80, of Warrenton, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Blue Ridge Christian Home near Bealeton.
She was born October 14, 1938, in Englewood, N.J.
Mrs. Kip graduated from Tenafly (N.J.) High School in 1956 and Averett Junior College (now University) in Danville.
She was the Administrative Assistant to The Personnel Director of Continental Can Co. in New York City.
Susan married John P. Kip on October 12, 1963. They resided in Englewood, N.J., until relocating to Vienna, Va., in 1966. There they had two children, Melissa in 1968 and Christopher in 1970.
The family returned to New Jersey in 1973 and moved to Fauquier in 1991.
Susan has enjoyed five grandchildren, Brittany, 26, and Alexis, 15, in Gordonsville, and Declan, 19, Callum, 17, and Madison, 16, in the United Kingdom, and great grandson, Blake Blevins, also of Gordonsville.
Susan was a true animal lover and had owned eight Labrador retrievers over the years.
Susan spent many years with Dominion Eye Care in Warrenton. She was a hospice volunteer, a concierge at Fauquier Hospital and a communicant and St. John the Evangelist Church in Warrenton.