Orcella Sue Zundel, 89, of Idaho Falls, formerly of Fallbrook, Calif., and Brigham City, Utah, passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017, at her home. She was under the care of Encompass Hospice.
Sue was born June 26, 1928, in Long Beach, Calif., to Warren S. and Arloa Bell Jamieson Orwin. She grew up in Long Beach and Ventura, Calif.
At the age of 8, she moved to Brigham City, Utah.
She graduated from Box Elder High School in 1946, then attended BYU, USU, Grossmont Junior College, UCSD, Mira Costa Junior College and SDSU.
On June 3, 1948, Sue married Ben F. Zundel at the LDS Temple in Logan, Utah. Ben passed away May 13, 2004.
She lived in Los Angeles, El Cajon, La Costa and Fallbrook, Calif.
Sue was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served a mission in London, England with her husband.
She was an art docent at the San Diego Museum of Art, gave poetry recitation seminars and scored for the San Diego Pro-Ams.
She had a love for the beauty of culture. She loved beautiful art in all its forms: paintings, poetry, literature and music. Sue was a woman of fine tastes and an exemplar in the way she lived her life. She was devoted to her family and her church.
Sue is survived by daughter Davyne Molifua, of Idaho Falls; daughter Jennifer Lee (Kurt) Leffler, of Panama, Nebr.; son Shayne Zundel, of Chandler, Ariz.; 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben F. Zundel, and her son, Ben D. Zundel.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, at Myers Mortuary, 205 South 100 East, Brigham City, Utah, under the direction of Coltrin Mortuary. Interment will be at the Brigham City Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.coltrinmortuary.com.