Dorothy I. Suter

June 29, 1919 - October 21, 2011

06/29/1919 - 10/21/2011

Past Services

Monday October 24, 2011
Atlmeyer Funeral Home-Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall St.
McMechen, WV 26040

SUTER, Dorothy Irene 92, of McMechen, WV, died Friday, October 21, 2011 in Moundview Nursing Home.
She was born June 29, 1919 in Moosejaw Saskatchewan, Canada, a daughter of the late William H. and Helen Eliza Mabee Crooks.
Mrs. Suter became a US citizen in 1976 and was a very active member of the First Church of God, McMechen.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl B. “Brownie” Suter, one sister, Helen Dunlap, a granddaughter, Cheryl Sue “Susie” McMasters.
Surviving are two children, Dorothy McMasters of Moundsville, WV and Earl Loretta Suter of N. Myrtle Beach, SC; five grandchildren, Karen Whipkey, Linda Vavrock, Leslie Foster, Lisa Hayward and Lance Suter, 12 great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Nicholas and Ethan Vavrock, Justin and Jessica Whipkey, Nathan and Brett Foster, Ty, Tate and Reece Hayward, Spencer and Sara Beth Suter; one great great-grandson, Charlie Vavrock.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen
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Velma Storm Lowmiller
8 years ago

Dottie – So very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Will always have fond memories of your Mom and Boggs Run. Love, Velma

Patsy Jo Gorby Raju
8 years ago


My sympathy with the loss of your Mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Susie McIlvain parker
8 years ago

Dottie, Karen, Linda and family,

You and Mrs. Suter are in my thoughts at this time. I remember meeting Mrs. Suter at a family birthday party and she joyously played with the twins all afternoon. I know you’ll miss her. Love to you, Aunt Susie

Pat Nemeth
8 years ago

Earl and Dorothy,

So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.