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George Davis (Dave) Sutherland , at a youthful 89, passed away suddenly at home on October 13, 2016. Beloved husband and father to wife Grace (nee Spence) and daughter Heather. Dave is survived by one brother (James). Born is Cassillis, New Brunswick, Dave moved to Elliot Lake in 1958 with his wife Grace, where he continued to work at The Sudbury Star for 8 years and then as a welder at Denison for 25 years. A devoted family man, and a trusted friend, he will be greatly missed by his nieces and nephews, cousins, and many dear friends. Dave was an active community member, always ready to lend a hand, and an enthusiastic member in the United Church, and the Amateur Ham Radio club. A humble man, he valued all the wonderful people who touched his life over the years, and we will miss his warmth and kindness. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Alternative Funeral Services. Memorial donations may be made to the Holy Trinity United Church, Elliot Lake Ontario.13108685
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Posted by Dan Kachur (Friend) On Monday, December 5, 2016
Dearest condolences to Grace, Heather and the Sutherland Family. I met Dave in the Elliot Lake Ham Radio Club back in the 1990's and always enjoyed his conversations and expertise. As indicated in the write-up above, Dave was truly a very humble man and a very likable guy.
Dear Grace and Heather
Posted by Leslie Cook (friend) On Thursday, November 10, 2016
Heather I have been away and just saw this announcement now. Prayers and thoughts coming your way at this difficult time. Your dad was such a sweet, kind man. Love always Leslie

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