Susan D. Morano, age 66, passed away Friday, June 10, 2016 at Wheaton Franciscan-All Saints Medical Center. Susan was born in Racine, July 22, 1949, daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Nee: Sura) Dastrup.

On May 10, 1968, Susan was united in marriage to John F.A. Morano who preceded her in death on August 10, 2006. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Danielle Rae Salman of Miami, FL, Nicole Girolamo of Racine; her grandchildren, Danielle, Julie, Christian; brother, Martin Dastrup of Sturtevant, William Dastrup of Racine; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.

Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 11 a.m. at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home, 803 Main St. Racine. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, 2510 Kinzie Avenue. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of service.

A special thank you to her caregivers at Wheaton Franciscan All-Saints for their loving and compassionate care.

Love what we do?

In addition to our education features, we’ll be kicking off a series of stories highlighting how parents, students, and educators are adapting to the impact of COVID-19 on education. If this is important to you, please consider donating to our education reporting fund. https://business.facebook.com/donate/1846323118855149/3262802717172659/