April 19, 1928 - June 12, 2019 Susan Bridger Thompson Uphoff of Winston-Salem, NC, died June 12, 2019. She was born April 19, 1928, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Clyde Mae Averill and Frank Donald Bridger (deceased). After the remarriage of her mother, she was adopted by her stepfather, Jack McCauley Thompson. She attended schools in Topeka, Kansas, and was a graduate of Washburn University. In 1949 she was married to Fredrick Allen Uphoff. They moved to Winston-Salem in 1970. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son, Fredrick Allen Uphoff, Jr., her son-in-law Fred Turner Wade, and her grandson, Carl Fredrick Schill. Survivors include her daughter Emily Susan Uphoff Wade of San Diego, California; her son, Kurt Thompson Uphoff and wife Carol, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; her sister Linda Thompson Hunt of Scottsdale, Arizona; granddaughter-in-law Emily Finn Schill of Wenatchee, Washington; granddaughter Susan Colleen Halsey and husband, Scott, of Ft. Collins, Colorado; grandson Frederick Nathan Uphoff and wife Amanda of Atlanta, Georgia; granddaughter Emilie Carol (Uphoff) Kay and husband Bryan of Raleigh, North Carolina; great-grandsons Jonah Dobbs (Schill) and Abram Lucas Schill of Wenatchee, Washington; and great-great-granddaughter Jaimee Dobbs (Schill) of Wenatchee, Washington. Services will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church at 10:00 am on Saturday, June 15 with interment in the church graveyard. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church for the Augustine Project, the Senior Adult Committee or the Ecclesiastical Arts Committee for the care and preservation of the church needlepoint. Condolences may be made online at www.salemfh.com. Salem Funeral & Cremation Service 120 S. Main St., Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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