Obituary photo of John Sutherland, Dove-KS
In Loving Memory of

John Scott "Scott" Sutherland

1959 - 2022
Obituary photo of John Sutherland, Dove-KS
In Loving Memory of

John Scott "Scott" Sutherland

1959 - 2022

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797
Service:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 10:00am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797
Reception:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10:30am to 12:30am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797
John Scott Sutherland, 62, of Topeka, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2022.

He was born October 5, 1959, in Lawrence, Kansas, the son of John Walter and Karol J. (Johnson) Sutherland. He graduated from Warrensburg (MO) High School and received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and a master’s degree in social gerontology, both from the from the University of Central Missouri.

Scott was employed as a marketing manager by several nursing homes, retiring in 2018.

Scott married Laura Neth (Smith); they later divorced. He then married Linda Fox (Sutherland); they later divorced. Survivors include his children, Christine Sutherland of Weatherford, TX and John Ross Sutherland of Kansas City, MO; his stepchildren Chad Fockler (Rachel) and family and Aaron Fockler (Brandi) and family; his brother Jeffrey Allen Sutherland; and his parents.

Scott enjoyed golf. He was an avid sports fan, especially the Kansas City Chiefs.

Scott was cremated. A memorial ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 13th at 10:00 a.m. at the Dove Cremations and Funerals Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Road in Topeka. The family will receive friends for an hour before the service. There will be a reception at the Southwest Chapel following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

Dove Cremations and Funerals Southwest Chapel is assisting the family.

To share your memories of Scott or to leave a special condolence message for his family, please click the Share Memories button above.
John Scott Sutherland, 62, of Topeka, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2022.

He was born October 5, 1959, in Lawrence, Kansas, the son of John Walter and Karol J. (Johnson) Sutherland. He graduated from Warrensburg (MO) High School and received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and a master’s degree in social gerontology, both from the from the University of Central Missouri.

Scott was employed as a marketing manager by several nursing homes, retiring in 2018.

Scott married Laura Neth (Smith); they later divorced. He then married Linda Fox (Sutherland); they later divorced. Survivors include his children, Christine Sutherland of Weatherford, TX and John Ross Sutherland of Kansas City, MO; his stepchildren Chad Fockler (Rachel) and family and Aaron Fockler (Brandi) and family; his brother Jeffrey Allen Sutherland; and his parents.

Scott enjoyed golf. He was an avid sports fan, especially the Kansas City Chiefs.

Scott was cremated. A memorial ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 13th at 10:00 a.m. at the Dove Cremations and Funerals Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Road in Topeka. The family will receive friends for an hour before the service. There will be a reception at the Southwest Chapel following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

Dove Cremations and Funerals Southwest Chapel is assisting the family.

To share your memories of Scott or to leave a special condolence message for his family, please click the Share Memories button above.

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797
Service:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 10:00am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797
Reception:
Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10:30am to 12:30am
Dove Cremations & Funerals - Southwest
3700 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS  66610
785-272-9797

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