Sister Suzanne Laughlin, O.P., a teacher at St. Rose of Lima School in Manhattan for three years, died July 8 at Montefiore Nyack Hospital in Nyack. She was 81.
Sister Suzanne taught at St. Rose of Lima, 1958-1961. She also served in Hicksville, Fulton and Missouri.
Born in St. Louis, she entered the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill in 1956 and professed final vows in 1963. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill.
Her siblings, Kathleen, Mary, Margaret, Patricia, Ann Marie, Robert, Maureen, John and Colleen, survive her.
A Funeral Mass was offered July 17 in Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel, Sparkill. Burial was in St. Agnes Cemetery, Sparkill.