portrait picture for Susan (Drake) Jordan

Susan (Drake) Jordan


April 13, 1932 - July 24, 2020

Susan (Drake) Jordan, 88, died peacefully July 24th at The Carolton Nursing Home in Fairfield. Susan was born in Chicago, IL on April 13, 1932.  She was a long-time resident of Norwalk, CT.   Susan is predeceased by her husband, Chuck Drake and their children, Steve, William, Linda (Drake) Hegedus and Scott.  She is also predeceased by her husband Robert Jordan.  She is survived by her grandchildren, Rebecca (Drake) Held, Melissa (Drake) Quintal, Kjersti Drake, Thor Drake, Bjorn Drake, and many great grandchildren.

Susan (Drake) Jordan retired from the Norwalk Board of Education.  She spent many years volunteering with the American Legion Post 12.  She was an active member of the women’s auxiliary for years. Bingo and the scholarship program were two of her passions.  Susan received the prestigious Avon President’s award many times. Known for her smile and kind nature, both will be truly missed.

The family would like to thank The Carolton for their care and kindness during the last 5 years. Donations may be made to The Carolton or the American Legion Post 12 in her memory.

A wake will be held at Collins Funeral Home in Norwalk on Wednesday from 5:00-8:00 PM. A graveside service with cremains will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM in Riverside Cemetery, Norwalk, CT.

  1. mel and your family iam so sorry for your loss

    July 25, 2020
    dan mcneill sr. -
  • My heartfelt condolences to the entire Drake family.

    July 25, 2020
    The Casserly Family -
  • Your warm heart and sincere smile will be missed by all of us. Although you are my “former Mother-in-law” we always remained “friends”. Your grandchildren are so fortunate to have had you in their life for so long. May you rest peacefully. XO Love, Denise

    July 26, 2020
    Denise Drake -
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