Susan Furnari

Obituary of Susan L. Furnari

Susan “Suzie” Furnari, 84, Johnstown, passed away November 29, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family, after her long courageous battle with cancer.  Born May 20, 1935 in Robinson the daughter of the late Lawrence and Pearl Mary (Penrose) Krebs.  Also preceded in death by husband George Furnari, Infant granddaughter Marcie Ann Fyock; son-in-law Jeffrey L. Fyock; sisters Mabel Carbo and Naomi Rymarczyk; brother Lawrence Krebs.


Survived by children Janice Ogline and husband Frederick, Johnstown; Tina Coughenour and husband Randy “Coug”, Seward; Gail Spangler and husband Mark, Ligonier; Michael Furnari and wife Tammy, Seward.  13 grandchildren, Aaron (Jody) Fyock, Candace (Rob) Rauch, Meagan Fyock, Janette (Chris) Scott, Natasha Lickenfelt, Nathan (Nikki) Lickenfelt, Nicholas Lickenfelt, Nevan (Ashleigh) Lickenfelt, Dr. Tara (Geoff) Morgan, Trisha (Joseph) Anderson, Charlotte Spangler, Alexa Furnari, Lauren Elchin; 19 great-grandchildren. Sisters Arlene Currie, Parma, OH; Mary McLaughlin, Bolivar; Shirley Allevato, Johnstown.  Numerous nieces and nephews.  She will be missed by special friend Shirley. Susan will also be missed by her dog Blossom. 


Susan was a homemaker who loved baking for her family especially around the holidays.  She also enjoyed crocheting and doing ceramics.  She loved to go on vacation and all the time she spent with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  Everything she did was to express her deep love for her family and she will be genuinely missed by all. 


The family of Susan would like to extend a special thank you to all of her loving caregivers who showed her unmeasurable love and compassion during her illness. 


Friends received Sunday from 2 to 8 PM at Kenneth A Stuart Funeral Home 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, where service will be held 11 AM Monday.  Rev. Hans-Peter Helmers officiating. Interment Germany Lutheran Cemetery.  Online condolences may be left at