The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

May 8, 2013

James J. Sutley Sr.

Star Beacon

NICEVILLE, Fla. — James J. Sutley Sr., age 58, of Niceville, Fla., passed away from illness on Friday, May 3, 2013. He was born Feb. 4, 1955.

Jim was a lifelong resident of Conneaut, Ohio, and recently moved to Niceville, Fla. He was a past president of the 408 Eagles lodge in Conneaut, and a past president of the Fourth of July Committee. He worked in salvage yards most of his life.

He enjoyed working on cars, fishing and jamming his guitar with good friends.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia (Wick) Sutley of 40 years; his daughter, Melissa L. Sutley, 37, of Conneaut; his son, James J. Sutley, 33, of Conneaut; grandsons, Brandon Sutley, Bradly Crandall, Nicklas Sutley, Rodney Baldwin, Christian Hand and Aron Sutley; granddaughter, Cortney Sutley; great-grandson, Beau J. Miller; his brother, Michael Beatman; his sister, Karen; his step-mother, Jeanette Beatman; four half-brothers; four half-sisters; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Herb and Hazel Sutley, and Charles Beatman and Donna Molina; his son, Jeffery Sutley; and brothers, Charles Beatman Jr. and Noble Beatman.

Memorial Service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family thru the MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut. Envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home.

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