Marion Sutton

Marion Sutton

MAHOMET – Marion H. Sutton, 84, of Mahomet died at 6:34 p.m. on Jan. 14, 2013.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St., Champaign, with a parish wake service at 7 p.m., also at the funeral home. Father Robert Lampitt will officiate. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens and will be private.

Marion was born May 1, 1928, in Downers Grove, a daughter of George and Berniece (Burns) Woods. She married Thomas Sutton on June 16, 1945, in Danville. He died Oct. 30, 1973.

Survivors include five sons and one daughter, Mike Sutton of Champaign, Jim Sutton of Camargo, David Sutton of Mahomet, Cathy Sutton of Champaign, Brian Sutton of Mahomet and Tim Sutton of Mahomet; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by both parents; one brother, George Woods; and one sister, Glenna Mulreany.

Marion enjoyed driving and shopping, but was a people person most of all. She also enjoyed visiting local Chinese restaurants. Marion worked as a cashier for most of her adult life and was employed locally at the Piggly Wiggly, Eisner, Jewel and Target.

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