Suzanne “Sue” Drake, 54, Silver Lake, passed away at 1:25 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, in her residence. She was born on Jan. 10, 1966, in Marion Co. W. Va. to Charles and Belva Joann (Kellar) Watson.
She was united in marriage on Jan. 16, 1999 to Tim L. Drake in Kosciusko County; Tim preceded Sue in death on Jan. 22, 2018. Sue enjoyed her time at home with Tim and the rest of her family. During her life she liked to travel and loved to cook. She also was a big fan of collecting jewelry and stuffed animals. She loved anything tiger related and also liked to garden in her younger days.
She is survived by her children; Zoe “Angela” (Jeff Fuller) Smolenski of Silver Lake, Bryan (Cayla) Drake of Pierceton, Tim (Cami) Drake of Arizona, mother; Belva Watson of Elkhart, brother; Chuck Watson of Elkhart, seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren also survive. She was preceded in death by her father and her husband.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Feb. 24, in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Chaplain Bob Jarboe will officiate and interment will be at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to: The Sue Drake Memorial Fund C/O McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel 2290 Provident Court Warsaw, Indiana 46580