Passed away on June 6, 2022, at the age of 82. Predeceased by her parents, Grace and Robert Bergman; and sister, Betsy Bergman. Survived by her loving husband, Leslie Blumberg; and niece, Catherine Caruso Brandner of Cincinnati, Ohio. Susan was born in Chillicothe, Ohio, and attended The Ohio State University where she received her B.A. in education. She later received her M.A. from Nazareth College in Rochester, New York.
Susan taught elementary school in Chillicothe, Ohio, Columbus, Ohio and for 30 years in Brighton, New York. Her love was teaching children in the second and third grades, and then meeting them years later. A dedicated school teacher she remembered all of her students names when they would see her in various locations around Rochester.
In 1967 she married Leslie Blumberg and they just celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary. During this time she lived with her husband in Pittsford, New York. For the past ten years she has resided with Leslie in Naples, Florida.
Graveside Services will be held on MONDAY June 13, 2022 at 11 AM in White Haven Memorial Park (210 Marsh Road in Pittsford, New York). Friends and family are asked to gather at the main entrance.
Donations may be made to The University of Rochester The Eastman School of Music Student Care and Performance Fund (CLICK HEREto donate online) in Susan’s memory.