12/9/2019 11:18:00 AM Mike and Judy Suess reminisce as consignment auctions conclude
Mike and Judy Suess of Suess Auction & Implement of Racine have announced they are stepping away from the consignment auction business. “We’re staying in the used equipment business and getting out of consignment auctions,” Mike said. “We’re just happy we’re going to be cutting our workload way back.”
Having completed 34 years in the business, Mike and Judy Suess hosted their final consignment auction last weekend. Seated inside their Racine office last week, the Suesses shared their auctioneering memories. "There have literally been hundreds of auctions," Mike said. In almost 3 1/2 decades in the business, the Suesses have arranged auctions in Minnesota, Iowa, South Dakota and Wisconsin. There have been an average of five consignment auctions per year for 34 years, which comes to a total of more than 150, not to mention the many farm, household, business, and real estate auctions they have hosted... For more on this story pick up your copy of the Dec. 10 Stewartville STAR. For more on this story pick up your copy of the Dec. 10 Stewartville STAR.