MONTEZUMA — Susan Dworak, 73, died June 22, 2019, at her home in Montezuma. She was born on Sept. 23, 1945, in Kansas City, Mo., to Frances and Anna (Cohron) Gill.

Susan spent her childhood in the Kansas City area where she attended school. She married Wesley L. Townsend and together they had two children and later divorced. She then married Leonard Dworak.

Susan was an administrative assistant for various companies until her retirement.

Susan is survived by a daughter, Joelle James of Roseville, Mich.; a brother, John Gill of Escalante, Utah; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard and her mother and stepfather, Anna and Harold Lewallen.

Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery in Montezuma. Memorials are suggested to Bethel Home Health Care or St. Catherine Hospice in care of Swaim Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 421, Montezuma, KS 67867. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at