Dr. Susan K. Lindeblad, PT, PhD, age 66, of Alexandria, VA passed away suddenly on Thursday May 10th. She was the beloved wife of Norman D. Lindeblad for 28 years. Susan was employed as the managing director at the Foreign Credentialing Commission on Physical Therapy. She is survived by Norman D. Lindeblad, sister Sandra A. DeRosier (David), step-son Jeff Lindeblad (Jenn), step-daughter Jennifer Chiu (Jim). She is also survived by her grandchildren Sara and Maya Lindeblad and Lana, Riley, and Damon Chiu, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents John and Gladys Kenville.
Susan was born January 21, 1952 in Two Rivers, WI. After High School, Susan obtained her Bachelor’s degree at the University of Wisconsin, her master’s degree at the University of Miami where she also served as the clinical coordinator for the Physical Therapy department and was awarded her PhD.
Susan enjoyed traveling with her husband Norm and will always be remembered as a kind and generous friend, talented therapist, blessed humanitarian, and both valued and trusted professional colleague. Being a grandmother is truly what she enjoyed most. Gammy, as she was known by her grandchildren, will be sorely missed.
A celebration of life service will be held June 1st at the Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home, 1500 W. Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA 22302 at 10:30am. Another service will be held in Two Rivers, Wisconsin over the summer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Island Dolphin Care, 150 Lorelane Pl, Key Largo, FL 33037 which provides unique, therapeutic, motivational and educational dolphin assisted therapy programs for children and veterans.
Island Dolphin Care
150 Lorelane Place, Key Largo FL 33037