GWINN, MI. - Joan Patricia Sutton, 76, of Gwinn, died Monday afternoon, July 30, 2012, at Marquette General Hospital.
She was born October 23, 1935, in Pontiac, Illinois, a daughter of the late John and Stella (Schultz) McMullen.
Joan was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, the Little Lake American Legion Auxiliary and Gwinn VFW Auxiliary. She enjoyed BINGO, league bowling, operating a CB radio with her husband and serving as a volunteer in her community.
She will be remembered by her family and friends at Norlite Nursing Center for her wonderful smile and personality. She will be greatly missed.
Joan is survived by her children, Jim (Jan) Scolaro of California, Zoi Bracisco of CA and Steven (Laurie) Sutton of Negaunee; grandchildren, Jesse Bracisco and Anthony Bracisco, both of CA and Vincent Sutton of Negaunee; and nieces and nephews from Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Sutton; siblings, Eileen, Evelyn, Jim & Jack McMullen; and a son-in-law, Corky Bracisco.
There will be no services at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Marquette-Alger Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer Society.
The Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at www.canalefuneral.com