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Donald M. "Duck" Suttmiller

September 21, 1932 ~ December 16, 2021 (age 89)


Donald M. "Duck" Suttmiller,89, of Victoria Ave, Everett, PA, passed away on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at Select Specalty Hospital, Johnstown, Cambria County, PA. 

Mr. Suttmiller was born in New Baltimore, PA on September 21, 1932, son of the late Cletus and Bernadine (Imgrund) Suttmiller.

Don was a 1950 graduate of Berlin Brothersvalley High School.

On June 14, 1952, Don married Anna Mae (Toth) Suttmiller. She preceded him in death on September 17, 1986.

Duck leaves behind his widow E. Imogene "Genie" (Shockley) Suttmiller, who he married on September 7, 1990.

In addition to his wife he is survived by Daughter- Dianne wife of  Lanford Gates, Schellsburg; Daughter- Sondra wife of  Charles Corle, Jr., Osterburg; Daughter- Marsha Suttmiller, Glen Savage; Daughter- Sharon Suttmiller and significant other Ron Fleegle, Schellsburg; Daughter- Mary Lake, Stephens City, VA; Daughter- Amy wife of Kenny Martin, Woodstock, VA; 19 grandchildren, and 37 great grandchildren, Brother- Cyril Suttmiller, Enid, OK; Sister- Madeline Fochtman, Berlin; Sister- Emma Steach, Everett and numerous nieces and nephews. Donald was preceded in death by his parents, first wife- Anna Mae Suttmiller, Sister- Frances "Toni" Hillegass, Sister- Bernice Diehl and Brother- John Suttmiller.

Duck was a self-employed truck driver for 38 years.

He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic, Church New Baltimore, PA.

Duck was an avid hunter and always looked forward to hunting season. He was a Social Member of the Schellsburg VFW Post #4440 and also a member of the New Baltimore Sportsman Club.

In his day Duck was known for his great horseshoe playing skills.

Duck was a very easy-going kind man who had a bright smile and a great sense of humor, he left warm memories with everyone he met.

As a husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend Duck was loving and full of fun, while instilling strength and grace to all he spent time with. He was loved, adored and respected by many and will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Interment at St. John Cemetery, New Baltimore, PA

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Arrangements entrusted to Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg. 

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