Susan Ellyn Bowie Rieck, 48 passed away suddenly on December 11, 2013, of heart failure. She was born in North Conway NH, and moved West with her parents at age 3. She was a long time resident of Gardnerville and graduated from Douglas high. She then attended Cabrillo College in Santa Cruz for two years. She worked for several years as a beautician both in
Gardnerville and Reno, where she lived for the past 7 years. She is survived by her mother, Janet Norton also of Reno, her father, Pete Bowie, and step mother Annie Bowie of Gardnerville.