Susan F. Garten, who brought her innate sense of taste and an enthusiasm as owner of Heirloom Jewels in Cross Keys, died Feb. 24 from a heart condition at her condominium in the Colonnade in the city’s Tuscany-Canterbury neighborhood.
The former longtime resident of Englemeade Road in Pikesville was 89.
“Sue was one of a kind who had a big, soft heart and a passion for beautiful things,” said Renee Wilson of Anneslie, Mrs. Garten’s store manager. “I’ve never in my life known anyone like her in my life. She really was a woman of great taste and liked being surrounded by beautiful things.”
The former Susan Fedder, who was born in Baltimore and raised on Roslyn Avenue in...