Obituary posted on 6/25/13 from ObituaryData.com- Eric Todd Susewind, 28, passed into eternal life on June 16, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. Eric was the Women's Assist. Soccer coach at Cumberland University and formerly at Belmont University. A Memorial Service celebrating Eric's life and legacy will be held at 1:00 PM on June 20, 2013 at the Troutt Theater of Belmont University. Eric is survived by parents, Kenny and Bonnie O'Brien Susewind, Ft. Worth TX., brothers, Brian, Houston, TX., Phillip, Ft. Worth, TX., and sister-in-law Sarah, Houston, TX. Godparents are uncle Gregory Andert and aunt Nona Susewind Andert, St. Charles, MO. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions may be made payable to the Eric Susewind Memorial Scholarship Fund, 345 Sylvan Park Lane Nashville, TN 37209 for Tennessee Soccer Club to sponsor underprivileged youth the opportunity to play the game he loved! Woodlawn Roesch-Patton Funeral Home, www.woodlawn-roesch-pattonfh.com.
Eric Susewind, who graduated from Belmont in 2007 with a degree in business administration, died in an auto accident on Sunday in Nashville. Eric, a native of Houston, TX, was a starting soccer player all four years at Belmont and went on to serve as an assistant coach for the Bruins for five seasons, in addition to coaching club soccer and playing for the Nashville Metros. Last year, he became an assistant women’s soccer coach at Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN. At his family’s request, Eric’s memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 20 at 1:00 p.m. in the Troutt Theater. All are invited to attend.