Douglas Lee Sutton
Douglas Lee Sutton, 83, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018.
He was born January 19, 1935 in Winnwood, Missouri the son of Mary (Phipps) Sutton and Carl Ellsworth Sutton.
Doug was a life-long resident of St. Joseph, Missouri. He worked at Larabee Mills for 30 years, serving as a supervisor in later years. He then worked at American Family Insurance for 15 years until retirement in 1972.
He enjoyed motorcycle riding, photography, computers, and HAM Radio. Doug was a Mason and a member of Missouri Valley Amateur Radio Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Carl Sutton and sister, Vivian Gust.
Survivors include numerous nieces, Phyllis Brooks (Bill), St Joseph, Missouri, Linda Kirschner (Roger), Neosho, Missouri; nephew, Clifford Gust (Barbara), Alden, New York.
At Doug’s request there will be no funeral. The family would like to express thanks to his supportive neighbors, his many friends, the staff at Riverside Diversicare, Mosaic and to Diane Waddell, FNP-BC.
Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Services under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.