Joseph Arthur Sutton Sr., 82, of Peru, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at his residence.

He was born in Peru on July 12, 1938 to James and Laura Alice (Garland) Sutton. He married Sharon (Ramer) Sutton on October 29, 1955, and she survives. Joe served in the United States National Guard, and retired from Dana Corp. as a machine operator and forklift driver. He enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. He also enjoyed fishing, wrestling, and was a Colts fan. He enjoyed talking on his CB radio, as he was a Ham Operator. He enjoyed winters in Florida and spending summers on Caldwell Lake with his family.