Jeanne Susan Sutton

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Jeanne Susan Sutton, 59, of Phoenix, Ariz. passed away in her home on July 28, 2008.

A Funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday, Aug. 2 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Born Sept. 19, 1948, in Spencer to Vergene and George Appleby, Jeanne attended Arizona Western College in Yuma, Ariz., and received her registered nurses license. She worked several years at Yuma Regional Medical Center and Yuma Life Care Center.

Later she worked at Flagstaff Medical Center. Jeanne kept in contact with her patients and had a passion for the medical profession. Even after she stopped working she assisted family and friends in researching medical needs. Jeanne recently had an article she wrote about multiple sclerosis published in a medical magazine; she was a member of the Multiple Sclerosis Society and she was a big fan of the Phoenix Suns and Arizona Diamondbacks.

Jeanne is survived by her son, Christopher Wellman and his wife, Christina; mother, Vergene Farrington; brothers: George, Chuck and Tom Appleby; and sisters: Diane Hemmings and Barb Kapla.

Arrangements were handled by Messinger Indian School Mortuary.