Suzanne Bridgit Farris

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 14 Jul 1966 (aged 21)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 5860303 · View Source
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Murder Victim. The daughter of John and Mary Farris, she had a brother, John Jr. and a sister, Marilyn. Suzanne was a graduate of Aquinas High School. She was a religious catholic woman who attended mass most mornings before she would go about her duties as a senior student nurse. Engaged to be married to Philip Jordan, the brother of her best friend Mary Jordan who was also slain the same night, they were planning to marry in June of 1967. Suzanne was found with eighteen stab wounds in her chest and neck and was also strangled. Known to have a wiry personality, she was a 21 year old young woman and expected to graduate in August with her nurses training complete.

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  • Maintained by: Lisa
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5860303
  • Denny Jackson
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Suzanne Bridgit Farris (10 Sep 1944–14 Jul 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5860303, citing Mount Carmel Catholic Cemetery, Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Lisa (contributor 47155679) .