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Scott W. Sutton

Scott W. Sutton Scott W. Sutton, age 53, of Manhattan, died October 6, 2017.

He was born April 19, 1964, in Salina, Kansas, the son of Sandy and Bonnie (McVicker) Sutton. Scott was a lifetime Manhattan resident and graduated from Manhattan High School in 1983.

Scott went to work for Dillon’s Grocery Store in 1980, working first in carry out and then he was promoted to stock crew, scanning and grocery manager prior to leaving in 2003. In 2003, he partnered into Mission Foods and was a route salesman and distributor.

Scott was an automotive enthusiast and was especially passionate about Ford Motor Company. He owned a 1969 Chevy Camaro that was his first dream muscle car project, but eventually sold it and went back to owning a Ford Mustang and various Ford F-150 trucks. He also enjoyed four wheeling with friends going to Little Sahara sand dunes in Waynoka, OK and many other locations.

On October 19, 1985 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church he was married to Theresa Lynn Ehm. Theresa survives of the home. Additional survivors include his two children: Zachary Sutton and his fiancé Lauren Curtice of Martinsburg, WV, and Bridgett Sutton of Pittsburg, KS; his parents: Sandy and Bonnie Sutton of Manhattan; two siblings: Michelle Broccolo and her husband Stephen of Manhattan, and Eric Sutton and his wife Laurie Jo of Manhattan; his mother in law Shirley Ehm of Manhattan; brother and sister in laws: Hazel Wilson, Paula (Jim) Helget, Loretta Shepard, Gary (Tanja) Ehm and Bert (Skip) Reier; and many nieces and nephews. Scott had many friends and was always willing to help anyone in need.

Scott was preceded in death by his father in law Paul Ehm.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, October 11th, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel with Father Kerry Ninemire officiating. Interment will follow in the Sunrise Cemetery in Manhattan.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be left for the family through the funeral home website at

Memorial contributions may be made to the Scott Sutton Memorial Fund to be used to help with Bridgett’s college education. Contributions may be left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.

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