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Susan C. Zimmerman

October 6, 1958 — November 5, 2022

Susan C. Zimmerman, 64, passed away in her home on November 5, 2022. Sue was born in Rockford, Illinois on October 6, 1958, daughter to Arnold and Eleanor (Loucks) Setter. A 1976 graduate of Boylan Catholic High School, Sue went on to work for Maggio and Fox Law Firm then Hinshaw and Culbertson LLP before retiring in 2021 as an administrative assistant. Sue married the love of her life, Duane Zimmerman in 1984 in Rockford. She was a 26-year parishioner at Church of the Holy Spirit in Roscoe. She enjoyed spending time with her family, specifically as much quality time with her grandchildren as she could. She also enjoyed going to plays with Duane using their seasonal tickets at the Artists’ Ensemble Theater, or traveling to places like Jamaica, Hawaii and Alaska. When she was home, she enjoyed a good book or spending time with her family.


She is survived by those who loved her most, her husband of 38 years, Duane; her children Kelly (Matt) Lindstrom, Megan Zimmerman, and Jeff (Jessica) Zimmerman; her grandchildren Dagny, Wesley, Charlotte Lindstrom, Aspen and Eleanor Zimmerman; her brothers Lou (Sue Ellen) Setter, Larry (Carole) Setter and Lee (Andrea) Setter; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is predeceased by her parents and infant sister, Lois.


A visitation will take place on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory, 1860 S. Mulford Road, Rockford, Illinois 61108. Funeral Mass will take place the following day, Wednesday November 16, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Saint Peter Catholic Church, South Beloit, 620 Blackhawk Blvd, South Beloit, IL 61080. Interment at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Freeport, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rockford Rescue Mission. To send online condolences or share memories, please visit www.fitzgeraldfh.com


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Visitation

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory - Mulford Chapel

1860 South Mulford Road, Rockford, IL 61108

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Funeral Mass

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St Peter Catholic Church

, South Beloit, IL

620 Blackhawk Blvd, South Beloit, IL 61080

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Burial

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens-Freeport

2514 Illinois 26, Freeport, IL 61032

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