Susan Eleanor Kamp

Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel

In memoriam of Susan Eleanor Kamp, 05/07/1946 - 08/16/2014

Susan Eleanor Kamp, 68, of Bridgman passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at her daughter’s home in Bridgman

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9650 N. Church Street, Bridgman, MI with Pastor Jon Bendewald officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 19, from 5-8 PM at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman, MI. Burial will take place at Graceland Cemetery in Bridgman. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9650 Church Street or the Bridgman Public Library, 4460 Lake Street.

Susan was born May 7, 1946 in St. Joseph, MI. the daughter of the late Leonard and Grace (Crosby) Decker. As a homemaker, Susan also managed and operated a family business, Kamp Mini Storage in Bridgman and New Buffalo. She was a devoted member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. She was a 1964 graduate of Bridgman High School and enthusiastically attended her grandchildren’s sporting events, she was a true orange and blue Bridgman Bee. On February 20, 1965 she married Joseph Gene Kamp and he preceded her in death on October 12, 2011.

Survivors include a son - Mark Joseph Kamp; a daughter - Kimberly Sue Kamp both of Bridgman; grandchildren - Emily Kamp, Michael Kamp, and Jackson Kamp and their mother Joellen Kamp of Bridgman; ; sisters - Nancy Davis of Three Oaks and Patricia (James) Conrad of Denver; a brother - John (Blanche) Decker of Tampa; a sister-in-law; Joyce Decker; two brothers-in-law - Richard Johnson and Duane Wilson; her in-laws - Joseph M. and Virginia R. Kamp of Bridgman; brother-in-laws - Donald A. (Diana) Kamp of Stevensville, and Kenneth W. Kamp of Baroda; sister-in-law - Suzanne (Jon) Malm of Bridgman; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Susan was also preceded in death by a brother; Robert Decker and sisters; Marietta Johnson and Marjorie Wilson.