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William T. “Bill” Sutton

Birth Date: August 19, 1934
Death Date: March 13, 2019

William T. “Bill” Sutton, age 84, of Elyria, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

He was born August 19, 1934 in Columbus, IN, son of the late Thomas and Velma Sutton. Mr. Sutton was a teacher by profession. He taught machine shop classes at West Technical High School in Cleveland, OH from 1956 to 1969. He was a Vocational Education Teacher Educator at Kent State University from 1969 to 1985. After retiring to Georgia, he continued to teach statistical processes for quality control in industry, on a consulting basis. He also volunteered for Meals on Wheels and Gideons International. Bill enjoyed genealogy and spending time with his friends and family. He will be dearly missed.

Devoted husband of 60 years to Marilyn Sutton; cherished father of Lynn (Rick) Lewis, Pamela (Edward) Wise, and Paul (Marianne) Sutton; beloved grandfather of Hannah (Brandon) Smith, Jessica Wise, Johnathan Lewis, and Elizabeth Wise; loving brother of Wanda Wold Wichman, and the late Richard (Carol) Sutton.

Visitation will take place Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 12NOON – 2PM in the Sunset Chapel, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted, OH 44070 where funeral service will commence at 2PM. Interment immediately following in Sunset Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions in William’s name are suggested to First Baptist Church of Elyria, 11400 Lagrange Rd., Elyria, OH 44035.

March 23, 2019
12:00 pm
- 2:00 pm
Sunset Chapel
6245 Columbia Road North Olmsted, OH 44070
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Funeral Service
March 23, 2019
2:00 pm
Sunset Chapel
6245 Columbia Road North Olmsted, OH 44070
Get Directions
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  1. My deepest condolences on the loss of your father and husband, Bill. I will always remember Bill as one of the kindest gentleman I have ever had the pleasure and honor of knowing.


    Written by: JACKIE JONES

    I am so sorry for your loss Rick and Lynn. My deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers are sent to you and your family.

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