Marjorie Sutton (nee Krohn)
July 26, 1923 – May 17, 2013
Marjorie Sutton (nee Krohn) of Waukesha was reunited with her loving husband Friday, May 17, 2013, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 89. She was born in Wisconsin Rapids on July 26, 1923, the daughter of John A. and Amalia (nee Leader) Krohn.
On Sept. 11, 1948, she married Quintin H. Sutton; he preceded her in death June 7, 2012.
Marjorie was a member of the Waukesha Service Club and an active member of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church for many years. She was an avid reader, enjoyed playing bridge and loved to bird watch. For more than 20 years, Marjorie and Quintin would spend the winters in Port Charlotte, Fla.
She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Patricia (Matthew) Sutton-Knight of Topsfield, Mass., and her two grandchildren, William and Grace of Topsfield. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews and other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, Quintin, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Arlene (Grover) Gene, Tom and Donald Krohn.
Her granddaughter, Grace, had just completed a 30-page family bio project on Marjorie’s life.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Monday, July 15, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Cemetery services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, at Prairie Home Cemetery (please meet at the cemetery office).
Those wishing to make a donation in Marjorie’s name may do so to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 1205 S. East Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186, or to the charity of your choosing.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave the family an online tribute message.