Susan Ellen Conte

March 18, 1948 - December 18, 2018

Susan Ellen (Burkhardt) Conte, age 70, of Savannah, Texas, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018.  She was born March 18, 1948, in Hackensack, New Jersey, to Victoria (Jeblecki) and William Burkhardt.  Susan married the love of her life, Dennis Conte, in Washington Township, New Jersey, on June 27, 1970, and they had two wonderful children.

Susan leaves to cherish her memory, her beloved husband, Dennis; her daughter, Michele Dykes and her husband, Christopher, of Little Elm, Texas;  her son, Michael Conte of Austin, Texas; and her precious granddaughter, Reagan Dykes.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Victoria and William Burkhardt.

Susan was passionate about golden retrievers and the family asks that, in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Golden Retriever Rescue of North Texas or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, where there is an account set up in her name:  account number 11485587.

www.goldenretrievers.org/  -  www.stjude.org/ 

A Funeral Mass will be held in the Chapel at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 8000 Eldorado Parkway, Frisco, Texas, on Friday, January 11, 2018, at 11:00 a.m.

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Michele and coach Dennis, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of Susan. What a wonderful woman she was. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time. Stephanie Conover , December 29, 2018 Dear Dennis, So Sorry to hear about Susan. God Bless you and your Family. I pray God gives you the strength at this very sad time. May she RIP. Praying for you Doreen Piersall, December 28, 2018 It is with deep sadness that my sister-in-law left us too early. I pray that she RIP with the Lord and the rest of our family in heaven. I pray that my brother and his family have the strength to carry on in this difficult time. May the Lord be with all of you. Amen.
Kenneth J Conte, December 28, 2018 We are praying for your family. Eddie Alexander Jr. &Desiree Nicole Alexander , December 28, 2018 I’m so saddened to hear of Susan’s passing. I will remember her for her passionate love for her family, her sense of humor, and her laughter. My heart goes out to you all. Diane Gasparini , December 26, 2018 Dennis and the Conte family so sorry for the loss of your wife, mother and friend. She will be missed by everyone. Jan Gholston, December 22, 2018 Sincere sympathy for your loss. Carla and Jim Deane, December 22, 2018 You will be missed Susan. We love you from your Texas Oncology Family. Kanesha Evans, December 21, 2018