Suzanne Mary (Sauvie) Gressel died Dec. 16. She was 81.

Mrs. Gressel was born Aug. 20, 1931, in Portland. She attended St. Francis of Assisi, St.Mary’s Academy and Washington High. She graduated from the University of Oregon. She married Kevin Gressel in 1957. They had two children, Kevin and Carolyn (Steve Chen). She is also survived by her brother, Charles Sauvie; and nieces and nephews.