Susan Jean BaDour, age 61, of
Georgetown, Texas, died Sunday, January 26, 2003, in Georgetown after a
four-year battle with metastatic melanoma.
She was born on June 1, 1941,
in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, to Herman and Edna Engebretson. She married John
BaDour on September 1, 1962, in Eau Claire. Susan worked as a radiological
technician for the Georgetown Medical Center before her retirement on
February 1, 2002. She was a member of St. Helen Catholic Church in
Georgetown, the Berry Creek Women's Golf Association, a local bridge group
and the American Association of Radiological Technicians. Sue leaves
behind many friends in Wyoming, Missouri, Kansas, Minnesota and Texas. She
was a true friend to everybody she encountered. Her ability to listen and
not judge is one of the many unique qualities that will be missed by all.
Sue's star will shine brightly upon those that she loved and was loved by
for the rest of eternity. Heaven has truly gained an angel.
Susan is survived by her
husband, John BaDour of Georgetown; one daughter, Cathi BaDour of Leander,
Tex.; two sons, Tim BaDour and wife Traci of Richardson, Tex.., Brian
BaDour and fiancée Stephanie French; two grandsons, Anthony and Mason; one
granddaughter, Madison; mother, Edna Engebretson of Eau Claire; two
brothers, Jim Engebretson and wife Elizabeth of Scottsdale, Ariz., Jack
Engebretson and wife Senie of Lavonia, Mich.; one sister, Mary Andreotti
and husband Allan of St. Cloud, Minn.; and numerous nieces and nephews who
will cherish her memory.
Visitation will be held today
at 6 p.m. at The Gabriels Funeral Chapel in Georgetown. Mass will be held
at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2003, at St. Helen Catholic Church in
Georgetown with Father Michael Mulvey as celebrant. Burial will be held at
I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Georgetown.
Serving as pallbearers will be
Mark Townsend, John Yoss, Ron Gaddy, Bill Revering, Billy Dowtin and Dan
In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be made to the St. Helen Catholic Church Building Fund, 2700 East
University Avenue, Georgetown, Texas 70626, or to the charity of your
Arrangements made by The
Gabriels Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1727, Georgetown, Texas 78627.