A Funeral Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday July 5, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Upland, Calif.
A gift in his name, may be given to the UCLA Heart/Lung Transplant Program at giving.ucla.edu/cardiothoracic.
Todd Memorial Chapel – Pomona Chapel in Pomona, Calif., assisted with arrangements.
Mr. Suski was born Nov. 5, 1951, in Chicago, Ill., a son of the late Casimir and Helen (Kotulski) Suski. He attended Chicago area schools.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree in communications in 1973 from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, where he was a member of Sigma Pi fraternity.
He was married to Amy P. O’Brien Aug. 10, 1974.
After college he worked as a sports reporter for the Stevens Point Journal until 1975 when he became sports editor of the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune.
Later in the 1970s his career continued in a different phase of the paper industry, working in many capacities for Consolidated Papers, Kirk Paper and xpedx (International Paper). He later became vice president of purchasing with responsibilities that included negotiating paper purchase nationally and internationally.
Survivors include his wife, Amy; one daughter, Meghan (Brock) Becker, Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; one son, Timothy (Alissa) Suski, San Diego, Calif.; sister, Gerri (Howard) Farkash; two grandsons, Jameson and Preston Becker; one foster granddaughter, Erika Tischofer; and relatives in Portage County.