William R. Sutton

August 9, 1930 - August 4, 2016

08/09/1930 - 08/04/2016

Past Services

Sunday August 07, 2016
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Monday August 08, 2016

Monday August 08, 2016
11:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions

William R. Sutton 86 of Bellaire, Ohio passed away, Thursday August 4, 2016 at the East Ohio Regional Hospital in Martins Ferry, Ohio.

He was born August 9, 1930 in Bellaire, Ohio the son of  the late William E. and Virginia Plunkett Sutton.

Bill was a retired employee of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation’s Yorkville Plant. He was a fifty year member of Ionic Lodge 438 F & AM and the American Legion Post 52 both of Bellaire, Ohio.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Helen Steadman, Martha Wiley and Dorothy Liberati.

Bill is survived by his wife of sixty-two years, Phyllis J. Kahl Sutton, his son, William J. (Michele) Sutton of Martins Ferry, Ohio and his daughter, Beth (Steve) Prati of Zanesville, Ohio. Also his five grandchildren, Joe and Lauren Prati, Marcus, Chloe and Haley Sutton and his great grandson, Quentin Prati.

The family would like to thank the Wonderful Staff at Valley Hospice for providing such great care and support during these past years and the nurses at the East Ohio Regional Hospital.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Sunday from 4 to 8 pm where services will be held on Monday at 11 am with Rev. James Hoff officiating. Interment in the Greenwood Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

 Masonic services will be held on Sunday at 7 pm in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Valley Hospice, Inc by going to “TMCFunding.com”. To donate please CLICK HERE.

Share your thoughts and memories with Bill’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer. com.

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Johnny Johnson
7 years ago

My thoughts and prayers are with the Sutton family, so sorry for your loss. RIP Bill.

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
7 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of William R. Sutton, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Veteran, William R. Sutton, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †