Walter Sutton Obituary

Walter L. Sutton
Walter Sutton
Walter L. Sutton

May 30, 2003
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Walter L. Sutton, 74, died Friday, May 30, 2003 at Mercy Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday at Westover funeral home with burial at Glendale Cemetery.

Mr. Sutton was born in Newton and lived in Des Moines since 1963. He was a co-owner of Eva Lake Resort in Atikokan, Ontario from 1957 to 1963. He had worked for the Des Moines Register and retired with Meredith Corporation. He was a veteran of the Army. Walter was an avid gardener and participated in the Johnston, Urbandale and downtown farmers markets. He loved fishing, hunting and the outdoors.

Walter is survived by his wife, Rosa Lee; daughter, Dori Lyman; sons, Norman and Randal all of Des Moines and son, Richard of Cincinnati; brother, Charles Sutton and grandchildren, Megan and Nathan Lyman, Amanda, Sara, Josiah, Caleb, Alex and Kaylee Sutton.

Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday at Westover Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Tuesday, June 3, 2003
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA 50322
Wednesday, June 4, 2003
11:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, June 4, 2003