In memory of

Susan Green

February 19, 1954 - July 21, 2019
From: Lake View, IA
Susan Green

Susan Green

Born: February 19, 1954
Died: July 21, 2019
Age: 65
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     Susan Marie Green, age 65, of Lake View, IA, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, July 21, 2019.  Susan was born on February 19, 1954, in Carroll, IA, to Wilbert and Charlotte (Neville) Bengford.  She was baptized and confirmed at St. Martin’s Catholic Church.  Susan grew up in Odebolt and graduated from Odebolt High school with the class of 1972.  After graduation, she attended Stewart Cosmetology School in Sioux City, IA.

     Susan met Robert “Bob” Green, they created Piccadilly Circus Pizza and later sold the franchise.  On May 22, 1976, they were united in marriage in Kiron, IA.  They lived in Las Vegas from 1979 through 1988 where Susan worked as a blackjack dealer, and were blessed with a daughter, Cristina.  They moved back to Lake View and opened the Country Inn/Jerzees.  Bob passed away on March 4, 2014.

     Susan enjoyed listening to music, playing cards, loved riding Harley Davidsons, and cruising around the lake.  Family was everything. She cherished every moment she could spend with her family.  She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

     Survivors include her daughter Cristina (Bryan) Elliott of Odebolt, IA; grandchildren: Jerzee, Calvin, Connor, Kynzlee and Kaydence; brothers: Dean (Laurie) Bengford of Cape Coral, FL, Steven (Debra) Bengford of Arthur, IA, and Darrell (Traci) Bengford of Odebolt, IA; sister Julianne Bengford (Randy Schreck) of Arnolds Park, IA; her significant other Kevin “Cork” Masching of Lake View, IA; her beloved dog Duke; many extended family members and friends. 

     Susan was preceded in death by her parents and husband.


Mass Of The Christian Burial
10:30 a.m., Friday
July 26, 2019
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Wall Lake, Iowa
Father Joe Dillinger
5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Thursday
Rosary at 4:30 p.m.
July 25, 2019
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Wall Lake, Iowa
St. Martin's Catholic Cemetery
Odebolt, Iowa


Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 10:41 AM
“Sending our deepest thoughts and prayers to Cristina and family. We new your mom and dad from many years ago. They were a great couple, and always tried to see them when we came home to Odebolt in the summer. Also good friends to Harvey and Mavis Keller. RIP Susan you will be missed.”
- Gary & Cheri (Keller) Stowe
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“Cristina, Brian and kids, We are so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a beautiful and classy lady and know there will be an emptiness in your lives. Keep those memories alive with tears and laughter, prayers for all of you now and in the days to come ”
- Stan and Mary Lowe
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“I was very sorry to hear of Susan's passing. Our parents were close friends, not just cousins, and we often were together as children. Prayers for all her family.”
- Marianne Landgraf Overturf
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“Hugs and prayers to you all. May knowing she is now at peace comfort you in the days ahead. ”
- The Sorensenís
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“Cristina and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. ”
- Shannon Reising
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“Such wonderful memories of Susan when we were at The Country Inn. Roger & Marlene Glasnapp”
- Roger and Marlene Glasnapp
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“My sympathy to Susan's family. We went to school together from 1st grade thru 12th grade. She was a very nice person and I was sad to hear that she had passed away.”
- luann L Knobbe
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“I am so sorry to hear of Susan's passing. I know that she was a beloved sister and that she will be missed by all. My prayers are with all of you as well as with Susan. May you find comfort in the many joyful memories that you shared with her.”
- Barbara Krieg Menning
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“To the sibs - so sorry to hear about Susan. So many good childhood memories. Know that I hold each of you in my heart these days. Lisa ”
- Lisa Landgraf
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:41 PM
“You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Susan always had a smile on her face and fun to be around. Iím sure she was welcomed into Jesusí arms and is having a great time with Bob and her parents. Hugs to you all.”
- Pat & Ann Hoefling
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 11:43 AM
“I will truly miss running into Susan; she always had a smile, kind words and a big hug. She was such a sweet lady. So sorry for your loss...sending hugs and prayers. ”
- Sandy Julich
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 11:43 AM
“I am so very sorry for your loss, my deepest condolences to all the family. I have many fond childhood memories of Susan and know how very much she will be missed. ”
- Georgia (Smith) Zastrow
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 11:43 AM
“Thinking of you and yours. I always enjoyed working for your Mom and Dad.
Mary Jo Hauser”
- Mary Jo Hauser
Monday, July 22, 2019 at 2:10 PM
“Thinking of your family today, Susan was a sweet friend ”
- Jon Lashier
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