Sutton, Ernest William John, RCAF Ret. Major – peacefully at home, on Monday, August 19th, 2013 in his 83rd year.Son of the late William and Eva Sutton.Beloved husband of Marguerite Sutton (formerly Shepherd) and the late Eliska Sutton .Loving father of Michael (Mary MacKinnon) Sutton of Kirkland Lake and Deborah Sutton-Whitney (Steven Whitney) of Bath. Stepfather of Linda Shepherd (Andy Poitras deceased) of Chelsea, PQ and Patricia (Jack) Reppard of Newmarket.Proud grandfather of Connor, Holly, Jason, Jennifer (Frank), Peter, John (Susan), Marnie (Michael), Jacqueline (Richard) and nine great grandchildren.Ernie is also remembered by his sister-in-law Jean Ellis and his brother-in-law Jim (Mabel) Palmer and by several nieces and nephews.Predeceased by sister-in-law Christine Parsons.Ernie served 33 years with RCAF and an additional 10 years in the Reserve Service where he worked with The Royal Air Cadet Gliding Program as Chief Engineer.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Friday, August 23 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation from noon until the time of service.Private Inurnment Elmwood Cemetery.
If desired, Memorial Donations to St. Michael’s Church Capital Campaign or to charity of your choice would be appreciated.