Suzanne Bicknell

Suzanne Bicknell, 61, of Haverstraw, NY passed on to heaven Monday, December 11, 2023.

Suzanne was born in the Bronx on January 26, 1962, to Patrick and Joan McArdle. Her loving parents provided her with the template for the life she lived & the family she went on to create.

Suzanne met the love of her life Jim at 16 years old. They married in 1984 & built a beautiful life filled with laughter together. She had three children: Kristen (Tom), Tiffany (Brett) & James (Claire). Her entire life revolved around her children. Being a mother was one of the greatest joys of her life. Second only to being a Nana, to Mackenzie, Thomas, AJ, Kennedy, & Jameson who will arrive in March.

Suzanne was predeceased by her parents Patrick and Joan McArdle, brother Patrick McArdle and father-in-law William Bicknell. She is survived by her loving sister Jeannie, who was her other half, her husband Kenny, their children Kenny (Lauren), Joannie (Dustin), Beth and her grandnieces Kiera & Kaley. She is also survived by her mother-in-law, Harriet Bicknell, brothers-in-law, Richard Bicknell and William Bicknell, Jr. (JeanMarie), sister-in-law Pamela Rodriguez, aunts, uncles and many cherished friends and family.

The family asks that when you remember Suzanne you don’t dwell on the pain & sadness of her passing but of her smile, laughter, love & positive energy.

Visiting hours are Friday, December 15, 2023 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Avenue, Northvale, NJ. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, December 16, 2023 at 10 AM at St. Anthony’s Church, Northvale, NJ with burial to follow at Rockland Cemetery, Sparkill, NY. 

The Funeral Mass can be viewed through the livestream link below:

In lieu of flowers, donations in Suzanne’s memory may be made to Baking Memories 4 Kids,


  1. Sadie McAdams Huha

    What a beautiful person so sorry for your loss that smile is just like her Dad’s. Her funeral is on her Mom’s birthday how ironic is that? I’m glad I was able to keep in touch through Facebook. Rest in Peace Suzanne

  2. My fun loving sister who I LOVE so much and already miss so dearly
    The fun, the laughs and our trying to make easier others lives.
    I treasure the memories we made and conversations we’ve had.
    I consider myself blessed not in just knowing you but being able to say
    I Love You and always will.
    I am holding you in my heart forever.
    I can’t fill your shoes, but with your help and guidance, I am hoping I can do for you,
    What I know you would do for me..
    I L o v e you to the moon and back!

  3. Denise Colarusso

    Suzanne’s spirit will live on and on. My family and I cherish the fun times we shared with her. I’m honored to call her my friend. Love, Denise, Jami’s cousin

  4. So sorry to hear this, sending love to all the family.

  5. My Rosary friend…Always a smile on her face. She had such enthusiasm and positivity even throughput her struggles. I thank goodness for facebook, so we could somehow share our lives and speak to each other. I wish her family’s heart comfort in the beautiful memories they will always cherish…rest in peace with all the angels.

  6. Jeanmarie Bicknell

    Dearest Suzanne ,
    I miss you so very much it’s 3 months since you left us , but it feels like it’s an eternity, I will hold your memories close to my heart always, I miss our conversations and your laugh.
    Love and miss you Dear Sister in law

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