Susie Wright Stapleton, 66, of Anderson, passed away Jan. 4, 2017, at the North Kansas City Hospital in the Hospice House, North Kansas City, Missouri. She was born, Aug. 28, 1950, in Anderson,and resided most of her life in Anderson.
Susie was graduated from Madison Heights in the Class of 1969.
She retired as the manager for the Anderson City Utility Department.
She was very active in the Madison County Republican Party and a member of the Central Wesleyan Church in Anderson.
Susie is survived by her daughters, Tami (Daron) Plackard, of Kansas City, Mo., Stacy (Anthony) Emery, of Anderson; brother, Steve Wright, of Ohio; sister-in-law, Iris Wright, of Colorado; grandchildren, Chassidy (Chris) Sumner, Remington Emery and Devon Plackard, Eve Emery; and one great-grandchild, Paisley Sumner. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul J. Stapleton; her mother, Lorraine (Payne) Edgell, and her father, Paul Wright; and a brother, Tim Wright.
Visitation will be from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, Anderson.
Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jerry Alexander officiating.
Burial will take place in the Anderson Memorial Park, Anderson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society, or the North Care Hospice House in North Kansas City, Mo.
Published on  January 8, 2017