Susan E. (Muran) Alibozyk

Wednesday, October 16, 2002

Susan E. (Muran) Alibozyk, 86, of Eureka Springs, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2002, at her home.

She was born Feb. 3, 1916, in Amsterdam, N.Y., daughter of Kajeton and Elizabeth (Sketras) Murauskas.

Mrs. Alibozyk was an accomplished milliner and seamstress.

On March 17, 1943, she married Frank C. Alibozyk. She and her husband owned and operated The Big Maple Tavern in Perth, N.Y., in the 1950s. In 1959, they moved to Phoenix, Ariz., where she continued to reside following her husband's death in 1961. In 1996, at the age of 80, she moved to Eureka Springs to be near her daughter, Debbie. She was known as Grandma Sue to all.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, two sisters, and two brothers.

Survivors include her daughters, Deborah Susan Frisbie of Eureka Springs, and Beth Spencer of Lakehead, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.

Burial was Friday, Oct. 11, in the Eureka Springs Cemetery, under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

Memorial donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Animal Shelter, 6486 Hwy. 62 West, Eureka Springs, AR 72632.