William "Sonny" Sutton
1934 - 2019
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was born in Morganfield, Kentucky on September 30, 1934 to the late Andrew and Mary Agnes Sutton. He was the fourth oldest of eight children. He served in the Korean War and received a Purple Heart for his years of service. After an honorable military career, William moved to Gary, IN where he began working at United States Steel Mill (USS). After many years of service William retired from the US Steel Mill, but his love for working led him back to the workforce and he began his career at the United States Postal Service. He retired from USPS after many years of service. On Tuesday, June 4, 2019 William peacefully entered a heavenly slumber. He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving and devoted wife of 43 years, Mildred Sutton of Gary, IN, four children, Michele A. Sutton of Gary, IN, Maria J. Sutton-Foster of Warren, MI, William A. Sutton Jr., and Andrew J. Sutton of Detroit, MI, two beautiful granddaughters, Kia M. Foster and Keisha G. Foster of Warren, MI, siblings, David Sutton, Lillie Mae Mullen, Kathy Sutton, Charles (Eleanor) Sutton, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation Friday June 14, 2019 from 9-11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00 a.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune on Jun. 12, 2019.
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June 19, 2019
To Mildred Sutton and family: My mother and I send our heart felt condolences we will keep you in our prayers. Mrs Chloris Backstrom and Mrs Ada Dabney
Chloris Backstrom
June 18, 2019
May Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ continue to give your family comfort and strength on the transitioning of your loved one.
Jeanie Jackson
June 17, 2019
Sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort sustain you and your family at this difficult time.
June 14, 2019
To The Sutton Family,

You have our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences. May God Comfort You during this difficult time.

Love & Prayers,
The Daniels Family
June 13, 2019
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Corliss & David Tinner
June 13, 2019
Rest In Peace Millie God will take care of you
Barbara Goodman
June 13, 2019
My condolences to the Sutton family.
My prayers to you all.
Tina Wade
June 13, 2019
Our hearts and prayers are with the Family. Rest well Hero. With love from the Dennis/Cozart Family.
Rose Cozart
June 13, 2019
Our sympathy and prayers are with the Family. Rest well Hero. Love the Dennis/Cozart Families.
Rose Dennis/Cozart
June 13, 2019
Mildred and Michele & Family,

You have our heartfelt condolences in the transition of your Beloved William. May the fond memories help to sustain you in the months to come.

Your Sisters in Christ,
Daisy Curtis and Dorothy Curtis
June 12, 2019

My heartfelt condolences to the family for your loss. May you be comforted by your cherished memories, as you await the fulfillment of Gods promise to one day be reunited with your loved one again (John 6:40)
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