Dorothy M. Sutton, 83, of Montpelier, IN, formerly of Wells Co., passed away at 11:50 PM on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at her residence. She was born on Tuesday, September 17, 1929, in Blackford County. She married Homer "Gene” Sutton on Saturday, May 03, 1947 in Montpelier. Dorothy attended Chester Center School and was the Co-Owner of Sutton Machine Company; retiring in 1984 after many years of service. She was a current member of the Montpelier Historical Society and a former member of the Millard-Brown American Legion Post #156 Auxiliary and the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post #4717. Dorothy attended The New Beginning Church, Poneto, IN.
Survivors include her: Son - Mike (wife, Gyneth) Sutton, Berne, IN., Son - Steve (wife, Barbara) Sutton, Montpelier, IN., Daughter - Judy (husband, Wayne) Moore, Redkey, IN., Brother - Leon (wife, Leavera) Stockton, Hartford City, IN., Granddaughters - Anissa (Husband, Dave) Burson, Berne, IN., Nicole (Husband, Tim) Zurcher, Bluffton, IN., Michele (Husband, Kyle) Roe, Monroe, IN., Amy (Husband, Emmett) Rodrigues, Hartford City, IN and Rebecca (Husband, Ron) Hasenbeck, Summerville, FL., Grandsons - Kevin Brubaker, Liberty Center, IN and Jason (Wife, Staci) Brubaker, Houston, TX and 13 Great Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her: Parents – Bluford and Violet (Creek) Stockton, Husband - Homer "Gene" Sutton, Son - Daniel Ellison Sutton and Step Brother - Leonard Stockton.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM and from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 before the funeral service.
A service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 with her children officiating. Interment will follow in the Miller Cemetery in Poneto.
Preferred memorials: Family Life Care 265 W. Water Street Berne, IN 46711
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.