Susie K. (Shirley) Enck, 51, a lifelong resident of Pueblo, Colo, passed away July 7, 2013. She is survived by her loving husband, Duane Enck; children, Matthew and Erica; mother, Caroline Shirley; siblings, Steve (Cheryl) Shirley, Tom (Joy) Shirley and Cathy (Mark) Persons, all of Pueblo; in-laws, Bob and Sally Enck of Pueblo; brother-in-law, Dale (Carol) Enck of Buena Vista; nieces and nephews, Stephanie (Josh) Thompson, Stacie (Mario) Mattivi, Megan Shirley, Michael Shirley, Cindy (Luke) St. Clair, John Persons, Deanna Persons, Erin Enck and Thomas Enck; great nieces, Jocelyn and Jordyn Thompson; aunt, Viola Erskine; uncle, Eugene Shirley; her pets, Roxy and Sabrina; special friends, Hank and June Saldana, Randy and Shelley Swerdfeger, Mark and Karen Tweedy. Preceded in death by her father, William 'Bill' Shirley; and brother, Michael Shirley. Susie was born January 9, 1962, in Pueblo. She was a proud Central Wildcat and attended college at Pueblo Community College. She worked as the Controller at the Pueblo Nissan dealerships for the past 30 years. Susie enjoyed spending time with her family and many friends as well as summers boating at Pueblo Reservoir or camping and 4-wheeling in the mountains. She was an active member of First United Methodist Church where she had been the acolyte coordinator for 17 years and a member of the Joyful Bells bell choir for the last two years. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, First United Methodist Church, 11th and Court, with the Rev. Dr. Rick Calhoun officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Pueblo Sangre de Cristo Hospice House or the Pueblo Paws for Life animal shelter through the funeral home. Online condolences,

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  1. My sympathies to all who loved Susie. I knew her brother Tom from years ago , school days.
    Rest well in God’s care.
    Karla Truxell Schritter

  2. Steve, Cheryl and Family…There are no words to express how saddened we are to hear of your loss. Our sincerest sympathies accompany this message. May you be able to find the Peace, Comfort and Strength that only the Lord can give at this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Mannon, Sandy, Tobi and Patric Lukehart

  3. To the Enck and Shirley families:

    Susie was truly one of the nicest, sweetest people I’ve ever met. She always had a smile and a kind word for everyone. My deepest sympathy to you all at this time. You are all in my prayers.

  4. God will be with you as you go through this time of morning. I never really knew her but went to school with Tom Shirley and want him to know I am thinking about him.

  5. Duane
    We just heard the news today, it shocked both Morgan and I. Please except our sincere condolences as well.
    God bless you and your family.

  6. Duane, Steve and Cheryl,
    Please accept our sincere condolences. Susie was such a sweet person and we have many fond memories of her from Church. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with you during this time.
    Scott & Sharon Calhoun
    Albuquerque, New Mexico

  7. So sorry to read of your loss. Have such fond memories of the Enck family when Duane and his brothers were fellow youth in Elmwood, NE, and Rev. Robert (Bob) was our pastor. Hope, thoughts, and prayers are all going your way.

  8. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Susie was a wonderful person on earth and now she will be a wonderful angel above us. My thoughts and prayers are with your beautiful family during this tragic time. I was Erica and Matthews nurse for many years and had the upmost respect for the awesome mother Susie was. May God bless your family and help to heal your pain.
    Nurse Lola

  9. Susie will be missed by many, including her church family. My heart goes out to Duane, Matthew, Erica and all of her family and loved ones. May God bless them all with strength during this difficult time.

  10. My deepest condolences to Susie’s family. I knew her for 10 1/2 years while working at Marzolf and Solon. I know she had a very efficient office staff. She was a great manager. She was smart and friendly. She was never hesitant to answer any questions I had. She also was a good cook and baker. I’ll always remember her for the help she gave me the time we worked together.
    May God Bless Suzie’s family and may she rest in peace with the Lord.

  11. Steve and family, my heart is heavey for you. I will always remember Susie as that effervesent fresh faced girl in the church youth group that Carol and I led for a time. I have not doubt that she remained just as fresh faced and effervesent as a wife, mother, and working woman. Please accept my deepest sympathy.
    Blessings to you and yours, Tom Tucker

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