Barbara M.


North Andover, MA - Barbara M. "Pat" Suhr, 99, of North Andover and formerly of Andover passed away peacefully on April 3, 2019 at the High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill.
Pat was born on December 23, 1919 in Vernon, Michigan to the late Matthew and Frances (Bouril) Matuska.
Pat was a kind, generous and loving person. She enjoyed being with family and friends, cooking, gardening, flower arranging, travel, golf and classic country music.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 37 years; Kenneth C. Suhr Sr. and her loving friend and companion of 23 years, Howard R. Messenger of Drummond Island, Michigan. Pat was also predeceased by her sisters Mary Chika of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and Frances Merinsky of Swartz Creek, Michigan. She is survived by her son Kenneth C. Suhr Jr. and wife Sabrina of Muncie, Indiana and her daughter Barbara K. Suhr of North Andover. She is also survived by her grandson, Jason Suhr and his wife Kristen of Coleman, Michigan, granddaughter Lindsey (Suhr) Hejl and her husband, Andy of Lansdale, Pa.. as well as great granddaughters; Mikayla & Emma Suhr and Willa and Lucy Hejl, and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover, MA 01845. A funeral service will be on Monday at 10 a.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 708 Lowell Street, Lynnfield, MA 01940. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery in Andover, MA 01810.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Pat Suhr may be made to the Messiah Lutheran Church.
Published on April 11, 2019
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Anne Peterson
Apr 12, 2019
Barbara- So sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Anne