Susan M. Gergen, age 62, of Miles City, passed away on June 13, 2013 at the Holy Rosary Health Center in Miles City.
Susan was born on February 6, 1951 in Glendive, Montana, the daughter of Jacob & Ann (Stuart) Zinke. Susan completed grade school and high school in Glendive Montana. After high school, she worked in Williston, ND. On December, 24, 1972 she married Edward Gergen in Glendive, MT. She then moved to Broadus where she worked as a cook. In 1984 Susan moved back to Miles City where she continued working as a cook for several different businesses, including 4B’s.
Susan enjoyed hunting, fishing as well as watching television.
Susan was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: Todd, John and David. She is survived by her two sons: Jason Gergen of Miles City and Brent Gergen of Billings; a daughter Lori (Scott) Smith of Miles City; her four brothers: Edward Zinke of Miles City, Wade Zinke, half-brothers Tim Entzel of Reno, NV and Norman Entzel of Jacksonville, FL; her two half-sisters: Sandy Seward of Beach, ND and Pam Frost of Red Bluff, CA. She is also survived by seven grandchildren: Amanda Smith, Casey Gergen, Colby Gergen, Chelsie Knowles, Jake Knowles, Brianna Gergen, and Johnathan Gergen.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 17th, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the chapel of Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. A graveside service will follow the visitation at the Custer County Cemetery in Miles City. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the family to help defray funeral costs.