Ross Sutton Obituary

Ross M. Sutton
Ross M. Sutton
Ross M. Sutton

August 7, 1935 - March 15, 2013
Born in Armour, NC
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Ross M. Sutton, 77, of Urbandale passed away peacefully on March 15, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 18 at Iles Funeral Homes – Westover Chapel. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 19 at Westover Chapel. The burial will be held at a later date in North Carolina.

Ross was born in Armour, N.C. on August 7, 1935 to Lloyd Ross and Pearl Sutton. He received his Masters of Business Administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH and was a lifetime member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. Ross served with the U.S. Army during the Korean and Vietnam wars. He worked for the Criminal Investigation Division (CID) of the IRS for over 30 years, retiring in 1990 as the Chief of the CID in Des Moines.

Ross is survived by his loving wife, Mona F. Sutton of Urbandale; two sons, Ross II (Sara) Sutton of Merritt Island, FL and Julian (Renee') Sutton of Bettendorf; one sister, Edith (Larry) Waddell of Riegelwood, NC; grandchildren, Emily, Evan and Tre'; and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

Ross was an Elder at Connections Christian Church in Clive. Memorial contributions are being directed to Connections Christian Church, The National Parkinson's Foundation, American Heart Association or The American Cancer Society.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, March 18, 2013
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Henderson-Aldridge Cemetery
Dudley, NC
Saturday, March 23, 2013
Service
J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home
1701 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC US 27534
Saturday, March 23, 2013

Charities

Connections Christian Church
Indian Hills Junior High 9401 Indian Hills Drive
Clive, IA 50325
National Parkinson Foundation
1501 NW 9th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
To find the cause and cure for Parkinson's disease and allied neurological disorders through research. Provide diagnostic and therapeutic services, and to educate general medical practitioners how to detect early warning signs of Parkinson's disease.