Sue Ann Olinger was born August 31, 1959 to Rodney and Janet (Schwartz) Manz in Mitchell. She attended Mitchell High School and Mitchell Technical Institute for business. She loved to cook and worked at Dakota Wesleyan University as a cook.
She is survived by her daughter, Cassie Olinger, two brothers: Curt and Brady; two sisters: Dawn and Vicky and her two grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Rodney and Janet and her grandmother, Violet Hufford.