Peter John Sutch
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Peter John Sutch
  • June 8, 1932 - January 24, 2018
  • Merritt Island, Florida

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Peter J. Sutch, Jr., 85, passed away January 24, 2018. His wife Mary C. Sutch, and daughter Christina B. Sutch, Esq. preceded him in death. He is survived by his daughter, Dr. Anne-Marie Sutch-Stabio; son, Peter-John Sutch; daughter-in-law, Wendy Sutch; and grandchildren, Reina, Shelby, Noah, Dylan, and Peyton.
Peter grew up in Greenpoint Brooklyn, NY. He was drafted 1952 and served his country in the U.S. Army. After an honorable discharge, Peter completed his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute in NY. Peter moved to Brevard County in 1964 to be a part of the Space program working in base communications and logistics for NASA. In 1970, he completed a Master of Science degree in Systems Management at Florida Institute of Technology. He attended Divine Mercy Catholic Church in Merritt Island, and was an integral part of building the parish and school community over 53 years.
Peter's family would like to express our gratitude and thanks to the ICU staff at Cape Canaveral Hospital, and the staff of Hospice of Health First at Cape Canaveral Hospital who took such wonderful care of him, and who helped him to pass with dignity and peace.
Visitation will be held Thursday, February 1st, 2018 from 9am-10am at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, with a Mass of Resurrection to follow at 10am. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in his name to Hospice of Health First at Cape Canaveral Hospital, or St. Vincent de Paul at Divine Mercy Catholic Church.