Rosaelee Sutton, 89, Rochester, passed away at 7:58 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Hickory Creek of Rochester.
She was born Sept. 30, 1929, in Rochester, the daughter of Harvey Glen and Sarah Elizabeth (Smith) Chapin. On Nov. 16, 1947, in Rochester, she married Murrell E. Sutton and he preceded her in death on Dec. 31, 2013.
Mrs. Sutton had retired from the Torin Corporation and had been a member of Faith Outreach Center. She enjoyed various activities at the Senior Center, especially playing bingo, being an avid birdwatcher and helping her husband in the family garden.
Survivors include her grandchildren, Debbie Queen, Logansport; Kim and husband Jason Coleman, Rochester; Chrissy and husband Jesse Flynn, Rochester; Regina Sutton, Rochester; son-in-law, Melvin Merrill, Rochester; ten great grandchildren: sister, Edna Bedford, Rochester; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her daughters: Betty Merrill, Patricia Merrill; son-in-law, Roy Merrill; great grandson, Seth Sutton, sisters, Frances Lavon Drabenstott and Ruth Hammell.
Gravesides services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rochester. Friends may visit from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester. Memorial contributions may be made to the Senior Center.