Suzanne Adams, 89, passed away June 20, 2012. Survived by her children, Kathy Meyer of Denver and Tom Little of Pueblo; sister, Cynthia Smith of Ft. Atkinson, Wis.; grandchildren, Jonothan Meyer, Bobbie Walker, Samantha Little and Audra Little; great-grandchildren, Thomas Irvine and Adrian Little. Preceded in death by her husband, Robert Adams. Sue was born Oct. 7, 1922, on Ft. Atkinson, Wis., to Sydney and Florence Weidemann. Sue taught first grade at Spann Elementary for 36 years. After retirement, she continued tutoring children until the age of 86. Her passion was to teach children to read. Sue was civic minded and belonged to many organizations such as, Assistance League Pueblo, Rosemount, Pueblo Charter Lions Club, PEO, Pueblo Retired Teachers' Association, Delta Kappa Gamma, AAUW Sorority and Friends of the Library. She also enjoyed her four Bridge clubs and Greenbacks investment club. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 4 p.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to YMCA or PAWS through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. Mrs. Little (as I will always know her) was one of the best teachers I’ve ever had. She truly cared for her students and was a second mother to all. Her early support led the way for my lifelong passion of reading and future successes. My heart goes out to her family. May she rest in peace.
    Denise Gonzales
    Spann Elementary 1st grade class of 1976
    M.I.T. class of 1991

  2. Thamk You Sue for being YOU!! You are such a supporter of everything and everyone!!!So lucky and blessed have my family been because of you. We shared 6 great years together , you got a lot of great friends. We love you. Everyone is going to miss you so much Ms Sue.

  3. I feel honored to have become acquainted, and friends with Sue because of her relationships with two people dear to me: Evelyn Boss and my grandson, her great-grandson, Adrian Jacob Little-Genova.

  4. Please accept my deepest sympathies, there are no words powerful enough to express sorrow for your loss. At 89, Mrs. Adams lived a long and full life as the Psalmist said “with special mightiness”. May your memories bring you joy while you are sustained by the God of comfort in this time of distress.

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