Susan Peppers, 64, Mt. Pleasant, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at the Henry County Health Center.
According to her wishes the body has been cremated. Online condolences may be directed to www.olsonpowell.com.
Born April 8, 1949, in Columbus Junction, she was the daughter of Leland and Leona (Stapp) Wheeler. She graduated from Columbus Junction High School in 1967. She married Richard Hahn on Nov. 11, 1968, and the couple later divorced. On Jan. 20, 1978, she married Paul D. Peppers.
She worked at Lomont Molding for over 30 years. She started working on the production line, and later became a supervisor. She had also worked as a teacher at Head Start and as a bartender at Westside Tap.
She enjoyed doing needlepoint, painting ceramics and going to flea markets. She loved tending to flowers and gardening. She especially enjoyed watching the Iowa Hawkeyes.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Richard Hahn of Weslaco, Texas and Martin Hahn of Mt. Pleasant; a daughter, LaVonda Hahn of Mt. Pleasant; a step-daughter, Patricia Wells of Burlington; a brother, Mike Wheeler, of Washington; three sisters, Nina Calvelage of Lakeville, Minn., Rita Grimm of Washington and Sherry Holmes of Broken Arrow, Okla.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death are her parents; a step-son, Steven Dale Peppers; and a brother, Jerry Wheeler.