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Cecelia “Celi” Sutton

March 22, 1931 — September 16, 2016

Cecelia “Celi” Sutton, 85 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, September 16, 2016 at her home in Taylorville after her short battle with cancer. Celi was born on March 22, 1931 in Assumption, IL the daughter of John and Mary (Adams) DeClerck. She married Myron Wayne Sutton on July 4, 1949 and he preceded her in death on January 2, 2007. They had nearly 58 wonderful years together. She was the supervisor of the South School cafeteria for over 20 years. We remember celi for her socializing with family, friends, and for her many cookies and meals she shared with loved ones.

 Celi is survived by one daughter Myra Sue McChristy of Dublin, OH; three sons Jerry (Beth) Sutton of Edinburg, IL; Terry (Rhonda) Sutton of Richland Center, WI; Tim (Debbie) Sutton of Taylorville, IL; four sisters, her twin sister Agnes Meyer of Taylorville, Mary Margaret Morrison of Pueblo West, CO; Nora (Byron) Peters and Fran (Fred) McKinnon of Taylorville; Two brothers Charles Declerck of Taylorville; Bernard (Ida) DeClerck of Stonington. Celi Cherished the love, laughs and hugs from her grandchildren: Scott(Christina), Ben and Kelley McChristy; Chad (Heather) Sutton; Cody (Donna) Sutton; Aimee Sutton; Nick (Lacey) Hodge; Great-Grandchildren: Alex, Lydia, Zach, Vaughn, Varick, Lorelai and Claire. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, and Brothers: Jack and Connie DeClerck, Great-Grandson: Jackson and Daughter-in-Law Robbie Sutton.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 2:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Don Bettis officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill cemetery in Taylorville, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Adorers of the Blood of Christ 2 Pioneer LN, Red Bud, IL 62278 or to Memorial Home Services 720 N. Bond St. Springfield, IL 62702

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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