Danny J. Sutherland
Danny Joe Sutherland, 70, Laurel Fork, Va., died Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at his home.
Born, Oct. 22, 1946, in New Albany, he was the son of the late Oscar and Francis Grubb Sutherland.
He served 21 years in the Army, achieving the rank of first sergeant, and retired from military service in 1987. He then worked for Veolia Environmental Inc. until retirement.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas and John (infant), and a sister, Aliene Francis (infant).
Survivors include his wife, the former Kristina Ossont, and his service dog, Bristol; two stepsons, Robert Smith (Mara) of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and James Smith (Dani) of Port Leyden, N.Y.; two daughters, La Dona Mari Sutherland (Brook) of Edisto Beach, S.C., and Marti Jo Sutherland of Lanesville; a stepdaughter, Sara Smith of Port Leyden; parents-in-law, John and Linda Jones of Remsen, N.Y.; five brothers, Hollis Sutherland (Bonita) and Keith Sutherland, both of Mauckport, Darrell Sutherland (Shirley) of St. Maria, Calif., Virgil Sutherland (Jean) of Hattieville, Ark., and Alvin (Butch) Sutherland of Leavenworth; a brother-in-law, James Ossont of Remsen; a sister, Joyce Beard (Clyde) of Georgetown; two sisters-in-law, Elaine Sutherland of Elizabeth and Judy Ossont (Eric) of Remsen; and three grandchildren, Trenton Robinson (Emma) of Georgetown, Ky., and Dillon and Austin Scott, both of Lanesville.
Visitation: Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Sept. 14, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Thursday, Sept. 14, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors.