Susan Kaplan


Memorial Services will be held in the Spring of 2023 for 72-year old Susan Kaplan.

Susan Carol Kaplan was born on March 11, 1950 in Monroe, WI to Bette (Ruleau) Trombley. Susan made her journey to the Spirit World on November 24, 2022 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Susan is survived by her husband Gary Kaplan Sr; children Vicki (Cora) Ruiz, Lisa (Jeromie) Yonker, Carmen (Ryan) Baker, Joseph (Jennifer) Ruiz and Gary Kaplan Jr; sisters Kathleen Red Cloud and Elizabeth Lazalde; brothers Donald Trombley and Christopher Trombley; grandchildren Miguel Ruiz, Max Deckert, Esme Ruiz, Madison Yonker, Joey Greenamyre, Cari Yonker, Breanna Yonker, Clay Greenamyre, Allaura French, Kassyl Swinney, Ryden Combs, and Wrenleigh Altwine; great-grandchildren, Mateo Barnes and Calvin French; numerous nieces and nephews; and the many children she babysat throughout the years that all knew her as Grandma Sue.

Susan was preceded in death by her mother Bette Trombley; sister Sandi Henry; brothers Larry Trombley and Herbie Red Cloud; son Vinnie Ruiz; and grandsons Cadon Ruiz and Cameron Ruiz.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD