Suzy Andree Micheline Claire Haith was born March 12, 1925 in Paris, France to Maurice and Claire (Bailly) Larpent. She passed away on April 29, 2013 at her home in Panama City Beach, Florida.
In 1945 she married Melvin Stephenson in Nice, France and arrived in the USA on July 4, 1945. They were divorced in 1949 following the death of their infant daughter Claire.
She became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1950, and in 1951 married Mason Earl Colbert of Nebraska City. Mason and Suzy had three children, Mason Maurice, Sylvia Jane, and Cash Clair. They were divorced in 1973.
Suzy married Donald I Haith in 1974 in Rock Port, Mo. They lived in Nebraska City and Lincoln, Neb., Lake Ozark, Mo., and more recently in Panama City Beach, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter Claire. Survivors include her husband Don; children and spouses, Mason M. and Susan Colbert, Sylvia and David Meek, Cash and Becky Colbert; eight grandchildren Renee Dirksen (nee Colbert), Mason C., Caleb, Connor, Calen and Claire Colbert; Jessi and Casey Atanasio; and one great-granddaughter, Shelby Lee Dirksen.
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