MARQUETTE, MI - Suzanne Elise Terrell Swaine passed away in late September at Norlite Nursing Center in Marquette. Sue was born in 1930 in Des Moines, Iowa to Fred McDonald Terrell, a firefighter, and Violet Klein Terrell, a former schoolteacher. Sue was valedictorian of her class at East High School. Together with her parents and older brother James (who predeceased her, while still a young man), she spent summers visiting relatives at the family farm in Preston, MN. Sue trained as a nurse at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, earned her BSN degree with highest distinction at State University of Iowa in 1956, and received a MS in Public Health Nursing at UCLA in 1958. Sue worked as an operating room nurse in Des Moines, Iowa City, Los Angeles, and Marquette. She was an instructor in the College of Nursing at UCLA, and from 1967 to 1973 taught nursing at St. Luke's Hospital School of Nursing in Marquette.