February 24, 2009
Monday, March 2, 2009 11:00 am Vernon Funeral Home
Sunday, March 1, 2009 2 to 6 pm
Gary E. Suttles II, 40 years, of Urbana, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 24, 2009 in his residence.
He was born June 19, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio.
Gary was a 1986 graduate of Graham High School. He served his country in the United States Army 82nd Airborne Division.
Gary was an avid Harley Davidson Motorcycle enthusiast. He loved to ride.
He was an artist, an avid outdoorsman; he enjoyed hunting, fishing and looking for mushrooms.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and his dog and best friend, Yukon.
He is survived by his wife, Crista (Shirk) Suttles of Urbana, his daughter, Kiersten N. Suttles, his son, Seth R. Suttles his father, Gary E. Suttles of Springfield, his mother, Christina (Phil) Burgel of Mechanicsburg, his paternal grandmother, Betty Suttles of Springfield, his brother, Brian E. (Sherrie) Suttles, and their children, Matthew &Kaitlynn of Urbana, his father-in-law & mother-in-law, Clarence & Marie Shirk of St. Paris, his brother-in-laws, Jeff Shirk of Bellefontaine, Bo Shirk of St. Paris, Jim (Trina) Shirk of Petaluma, CA, Jonn (Denise) Shirk of Marysville, Dan (Darlene) Shirk of Urbana, sister-in-law, Glenna (Mike) Wilt of St. Paris; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Charles Suttles, maternal grandparents, John & Nelda Rust and his Uncles, Jimmy, Jeff and Mike Suttles.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, 2009 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME Urbana. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 2, 2009 in the funeral home with the Rev. Mike Eckstein officiating. Burial will follow in Rosehill Burial Park Springfield.
Memorial Contributions may be made to The Honda Federal Credit Union in the name of Kiersten & Seth Suttles, 19775 S.R. 739, Marysville, OH 43040.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at vernonfh.com.