She was born June 22, 1946, in Jersey City, N.J., to the late Norman P. Jester and Flora Macdonell Jester. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her twin sister Sally Ann Feiden.
Sue is survived by: her husband of 47 years, John Boshart of Clayton; a son, John Boshart Jr. and wife Sara of Raleigh, N.C.; a daughter, Marcia Owings and husband Matt of Silver Spring, Md.; a son, Brian Boshart and wife Danielle of Washington, D.C.; grandchildren, Hayden Boshart, Alexander Boshart, Maddox Boshart, Brighton Boshart, Ethan Boshart and Hannah Owings; a brother, Norman Jester and wife Lori of Odessa, Fla.; and a sister, Lynne McGonigle and husband John of Acworth.
Sue moved to Rabun County with her husband in 1993 from Oldsmar, Fla., where she had worked several years in banking. She worked several years for Dr. John Woodward at Clayton Veterinary Hospital. She also volunteered full time for one year with the Christian Appalachian Project in Berea, Ky. Upon her retirement, she dedicated most of the rest of her life to the North Georgia Community Players, serving as president for many years in addition to acting on stage and directing many plays. She loved to make people laugh and was good at doing so.
Sue was a member of Clayton First United Methodist Church, the Clayton Lions Club, served on the Rabun County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and was a member of the Rabun County Sheriff’s Auxiliary.
Donations in Sue’s memory may be made to North Georgia Community Players, P.O. Box 643, Clayton, GA 30525; Paws 4 Life, 261 Boen Creek Road, Tiger, GA 30576; or Clayton First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 703, Clayton, GA 30525.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today in the Beck Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kirk Bozeman officiating.
Beck Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.beckfuneralhome.com.