Susan A. Trlica, age 53, passed away peacefully, and by her husband’s side, on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Houston. From her birth in Deerfield, Illinois on October 14, 1965 to her death on Thursday, she nourished people around her with love and laughter. In 1993 Susan married her husband of 25 years, Jeff Trlica. Together they had two children, Sarah Marie (23) and Jacob Allen (21). Her family was her everything. She is survived by her husband Jeff; Children Sarah (Cody) and Jacob; Brothers Jon, Stephen (Beverlyn) and Jeffery (Tarina) Bankes; Nephews: Shane, Clayton & Troy Willis, Ryan Bankes, James Burt, Brian (Jessica) and Randall Reis and niece Heather Bankes. Family, friends, and others whose lives Susan touched are invited to the Cypress Fairbanks Funeral Home, 9926 Jones Rd, Houston, TX 77065 from 3 p.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, December 22, 2018, to reminisce, grieve, support each other and, of course, just chat. Church Services will be Wednesday, December 26th at 10 am at St. John’s Catholic Church, 401 E. Lampasas in Ennis, Texas. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Ennis.