November 2, 1933 – September 6, 2013
Kay Suttoon, 79, born in Morgan City and a resident of Bayou Vista passed away Friday, September 6, 2013 at her home while surrounded by her family.
Kay was an amazing wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, and great grandmother. She enjoyed her life and lived it to the absolute fullest. Kay kept her home both inside and out in immaculate condition. A fantastic gardener, her roses were a sight to behold. Kay was also gifted in making crafts of all kinds. Kay was a wonderful cook and was well known for her Okra Gumbo, Macaroni and Cheese, Eggplant rice dressing, and Bread Pudding. A talented seamstress, Kay made beautiful clothes for all her daughters without patterns, including Wedding Dresses.
Kay and her husband Aubrey owned and operated a shrimp boat named the "Eunia Kay" for 30 years. Kay enjoyed the outdoors, she was a shrimper, a hunter and a trapper as a matter of fact she could skin a Muskrat faster than you could blink your eye.. as well as work the back deck of a shrimp boat better than most.
Kay leaves behind to cherish her memory, her husband of 60 years, Aubrey Joseph Suttoon of Bayou Vista; one son, Wilbert "Poochie" Suttoon and his wife, Yvonne, of Morgan City; three daughters, Betty Robison and her husband, Stan, of Bayou Vista, Gettel Suttoon of Bayou Vista and Cammy Crochet and her husband, Ronald, of Pierre Part; one sister, Rena Deslatte of Morgan City. Kay is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Kay was preceded in death by her parents, Clement and Matilda Fabre, five brothers, nine sisters and one grandson, Stan Robison.
Visitation will held Sunday, September 8, 2013 at St. Bernadette Church Hall from 5pm until 9pm with rosary services at 6 pm. Visitation will continue Monday, September 9, 2013 at St. Bernadette Church Hall from 8am until time of dismissal with a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Bernadette Catholic Church beginning at 10am. Kay will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.