|Dr Susan Smith Arpad|
|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1937|
New Castle County
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 2014|
Susan was born the 23rd of April 1937, in Wilmington Delaware, to Lillian (Eddleston) Smith and Montford Smith.
She graduated from Wilmington Friends School in 1955. She received her bachelor's degree from Smith College, her master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Delaware, concluding her studies in 1974. After brief history teaching positions at Wesley College in Dover, Delaware, and George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. Susan became a professor of popular culture at Bowling Green State University in 1975. In 1982, at the reuest of Governor 4richard Celeste, she founded the first Women's Studies program in the state of Ohio, among the first in the nation. More here later.
Susan married Joseph Arpad in 1977. They have two sons, Alexander (Nicole Armstrong), Phoenix Ariz. and Monty, Mesa Ariz.. She is survived by three sisters, Kay Schauer Palo Alto Calif, Sally Lambert, Delmar Md., and Mary Farnell, Seaford, Del., plus many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be tomorrow, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday the 10th of April, at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman Street, Wadsworth Ohio 44281, and one hour before the funeral service on Friday at 11 a.m. at First Christian Church, 116 Boyer St. Wadsworth, with Rev. Jim Singleton officiating.
Created by: M Curtis
Record added: Apr 09, 2014
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