Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 3, 2013

Suzanne Chrysler (Graham)

The Register-News

---- — Suzanne Chrysler, age 78, of Woodlawn passed away 8:55 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at her son’s home in Mt. Vernon.

Suzanne was born July 11, 1935, in Casey, a daughter of Ellis Chrysler and Juanita (Foster). She married Robert Graham; he preceded her in death.

Ms. Chrysler was a supervisor of investigations for the Illinois Department of Children Family Services. She received a master’s degree in social work from the University of Illinois.

She is survived by her children, Scott Graham and wife Paula of Mt. Vernon, Robert Graham and wife Margie of Mt. Vernon, Mark Christopher Graham and wife Sandra of Acworth, Ga., and Julia Richards of Connecticut; brother, Michael Chrysler and wife Linda of the Villages, Fla.; and eight grandchildren, Max Nevels and wife Brittany, Kirby Graham and wife Jessica, Dustin Graham, Wendy Graham, Hobie Graham and fiancé’ Kristi, Martin Nevels, Grady Graham, and Valerie Graham.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Interment services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, at the Washington Street Cemetery in Casey.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Life Boat Alliance or the Hospice of Good Samaritan and will be accepted at the Newell Funeral Home, 2707 North Street, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.

For more information you may call Newell Funeral Home at 246-0100 or visit