Robert Lee Suto, 71, of Lexington, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at OhioHealth MedCentral Hospice. Born February 21, 1944 in Martins Ferry, Ohio, he was the son of William R. and Margaret Ruth (Hoge) Suto. A graduate of Martins Ferry High School, Robert worked as a barber at Whitey's Barber Shop in Bellville for many years and also opened his own barber shop in Lexington, Suto's Barber Shop. He also volunteered at both the Lexington and Bellville fire departments. In his free time, Robert enjoyed fishing, camping, golfing, and spending time with his friends.
He is survived by his son, Steve Suto; granddaughters, Kezaya and Calista Suto; brother, Chuck (Carol) Suto; nephews, Greg and Billy Suto; niece, Rhonda Yoder and sister-in-law, Christie (Mike) Cecil. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 4 p.m. at Mansfield Faith Assembly Church, 2727 Lexington Ave., in Lexington. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family through Richland Bank.
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