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Billie Sutherland was born in Frankfort, KY and resided in the Hawthorne area from 1947 till he moved to Whiting in 2000. Billie worked for Hawthorne Chevy as an auto body repairman before working for the Hwathorne Water Department for 17 years until his retirement in 1990. Billie Sutherland was a member of the US Army in WW II, was a former member of both the Hawthorne Kiwanis Club and the Hawthorne Masons, and a former member of the Grace United Methodist Church, Wyckoff. Billie Sutherland was the beloved husband of Elaine Norton (nee: Schmidt) and the late Marjorie (nee: Mc Myne) Sutherland (1995). Loving father of Richard Sutherland and his wife Sally of Hawthorne, Nancy Felmly and her husband Ray of Bushkill, PA, and Susan Bartley and her husband Ron of Caribue, ME. Dear grandfather of Dennis, Paul and Steven Bradley, Raymond, Ryan and Sonya Felmly, Richard Sutherland, and the late Judy and Elizabeth Sutherland. Brother of Peg Conway of Louisville, KY, Melvin Sutherland of Versailles, KY and James Paul Sutherland, Tony Sutherland and Duane Sutherland, all of Frankfort, KY, and the late Herman and Leon Sutherland and Joyce Story. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the NJ State Organization of Cystic Fibrosis or the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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