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Susan Oakes

December 31, 1958 ~ March 6, 2019 (age 60)

OAKES, Susan

Age 60, of Laura, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019 peacefully at home. Susan was born December 31, 1958 in Greenville, Ohio.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Galen Oakes & Treva “Jean” Oakes, and her brother, Kim Oakes. Susan was an avid gardener and her cooking skills were legendary.

Susan is survived by her husband of 23 years, Bruce Fig; children, Isabell Fig, Madeline Fig, Sophie Fig, Oliver Fig; sister, Gale Oakes; aunt, Betty Baird; sister-in-law, Mary Paulin; numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews, as well as other relatives and friends.

Memorial services will be held 11 AM Friday, March 15, 2019, at Grace United Methodist Church in Ithaca, 750 Arcanum-Ithaca Rd., Arcanum, OH 45304. The family will receive guests from 10AM – 11AM leading into the services. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to Grace United Methodist Church - Ithaca. The family also request that everyone dress casually. Susan would not have it any other way. Arrangements made by Kreitzer Funeral Home, 204 N. Main St. Arcanum, OH 45304. Email condolences may be sent by going online to

Donations may be made to:

Grace United Methodist Church - Ithaca
750 Arcanum-Ithaca Rd., Arcanum OH 45304
Tel: 1-937-678-9062

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