Edna Lee Sue Gaines

edna gaines

September 21, 1947 ~ March 26, 2024

Born in: Altheimer, AR
Resided in: Milwaukee, WI

Born to eternal life on March 26, 2024, at the age of 76 years. Combined Services, Friday, April 12, 2024; Visitation: 9 AM-10 AM and Funeral 10 AM at Paradise Memorial Funeral and Cremation Services.

Interment: Graceland Cemetery

All Services Trusted to:
Paradise Memorial Funeral and Cremation Services
7625 W. Appleton Avenue

Broadcast Date:

Milwaukee Viewing Time: Friday, April 12, 2024 10:00 am

Paradise Memorial Funeral Broadcast


Visitation: April 12, 2024 9:00 am

Paradise Memorial Funeral Home
7625 W. Appleton Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53222

(414) 461-8000

Celebration of Life: April 12, 2024 10:00 am

Paradise Memorial Funeral Home
7625 W. Appleton Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53222


Graveside Ceremony: April 12, 2024 12:00 pm

Graceland Cemetery
6401 N. 43rd Street
Milwaukee, WI 53209

(414) 353-8850

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  1. Beautiful home going 🙏🏾🙏🏾 Take your rest Ms. Gaines 🙏🏾🙏🏾 Well done 🙏🏾🙏🏾

  2. I love you Sue! Always have since I was a little bitty girl! Thank you for being there and help taking care of me when my mom passes! You have always been the sweetest to us all! Take your rest Auntie, I love you.. Kim💙

  3. Aunt (Sue) as you ascend to heaven, know that your teachings will live on in the hearts of us your love will continue to light our paths. You were a mother a friend, and the guiding light that we were all blessed to have in our lives.
    Rest in peace, Auntie

    • Sad to hear of Sue’s passing. We were high school classmates but I had not seen or heard about her since those days. I remember her as a kind and sweet person though. She will be missed by her family and friends. R.I.P -Lowell Kyle TPHS Class of ‘64

  4. Prayers for the entire family. If Tinitas mom was anything like her, I know that I would have loved her too.

  5. grandma Sue….
    I’m sorry I didn’t get to personally thank you for being such an amazing soul and for making me feel so welcomed and loved those couple years I lived with you guys.
    May you rest peacefully knowing you’ve created such a beautiful family and left them with the great honor of having you in their life.
    I hope heaven has the biggest most comfortable couch and TV for you so you can continue watching your stories 🥰
    Devin, Kasee and I love you dearly 💘

  6. My Lady bug! I love you! This’s very hard for me right now! I know you’re at peace! You taught me a lot you always told me to stop crying! Thank you for the wisdom you taught me I will make sure to take care of your great grandkids! I know you’re in a better place right now! I can’t wait to see you in heaven! I love you! From your granddaughter Marqesia Gaines

  7. I love u aunty u will truly be missed they say god makes no mistakes but this the second recent mistake I believe he made in my life I know you’re no longer suffering and in a better place but we wasn’t ready for you to go home just yet🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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