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Obituaries

Robert L. ‘Bob’ Sutkay

STERLING – Robert L. “Bob” Sutkay, 65, of Sterling died Sunday,  Mary 19, 2019, at his home. He was a teacher for Unit 5 Sterling Schools.

Robert was born January 9, 1954, in Lansing, MI, the son of Robert J. and Marilyn (Lee) Sutkay. He moved to Sterling in 1964, attended Sterling public schools, and Western Illinois University in Macomb. He married Lorraine Sedig on November 7, 1976, in Sterling.

Survivors include, his wife, Lorraine of Sterling; his father, Robert J. Sutkay of Sterling; four sons, Will (Jen) Sutkay of Grays Lake, John Sutkay of Geneva, Ben (Daisy) Sutkay of Bluffton, OH, and Nick (Ann) Sutkay of Milledgeville; two sisters, Sue (Tom) Lamberson of Verona, WI and Julie (Steve) Desidero of Pewaukee, WI; three brothers, Dale (Diane) Sutkay of Sterling, David (Alice) Sutkay of Rockton, and Steven (Colleen) Sutkay of Yorkville; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother and brother-in-law, Mike Sisson.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, at the Reformed Mennonite Church, Sterling. Burial will be at Reformed Mennonite Cemetery, Sterling. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Schilling Funeral Home, Sterling.

Kindly omit flowers.

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