Susan Funk Death Notice – Connecticut mourns the loss of Susan Funk, an exceptional leader and Executive Vice President at Mystic Seaport, whose unwavering dedication transformed the maritime institution. Susan passed away, leaving a profound void in the hearts of her colleagues, friends, and the community she served tirelessly.
Her legacy at Mystic Seaport, spanning over two decades, remains unparalleled. Susan’s visionary leadership and passion for maritime history propelled the institution to new heights, solidifying its standing as a premier destination for maritime enthusiasts and scholars alike.
Beyond her professional prowess, Susan was revered for her warmth, empathy, and commitment to fostering a welcoming environment. Her colleagues remember her as an inspirational mentor, guiding many with her wisdom and unwavering support.
Susan Funk’s impact extended far beyond her role at Mystic Seaport. Her involvement in various community initiatives showcased her dedication to making a difference, leaving an indelible mark on the lives she touched.
Her passing leaves a profound sense of loss, yet her spirit will continue to inspire and guide all who had the privilege of knowing her. Mystic Seaport and the Connecticut community are indebted to Susan for her invaluable contributions and leadership, and her absence will be deeply felt.
In this time of mourning, we extend our heartfelt condolences to Susan Funk’s family, friends, colleagues, and all who shared in her passion for preserving maritime history. Her legacy will endure, shaping the future of Mystic Seaport and serving as a beacon of inspiration for generations to come.