David J. Sutherland

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Obituary for David J. Sutherland

David J Sutherland, 62, of New Castle passed away Saturday, January 21, 2023, at his residence following a three-year battle with cancer. He was born March 18, 1960, in New Castle to Max L. and Rulon (Hupp) Sutherland.

David was a 1978 graduate of New Castle Chrysler High School. He had been employed by Allegheny Ludlum and the Henry County Hospital for several years. He was a fan of the Indianapolis Colts. David enjoyed fishing with his brother, woodworking, working around his home but especially loved being with family, watching his girls playing sports (especially when his girls played high school soccer), and playing with his grandson, Milo. He also enjoyed his cat, Ernie.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Beth Ann (Chappell) Sutherland, daughters, Cara Sutherland and Katie (Luke) Rowles; grandson, Milo; mother, Rulon Sutherland; brother, Mike (Loretta) Sutherland; mother-in-law, Betty Chappell; brothers in law, Steve (Mary Lou) Chappell, Greg (Amy) Chappell and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, nephews, and many close friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, Max L. Sutherland, father-in-law, Merrill Chappell, and a special uncle, Jim Hupp.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Henry County Cancer Society, c/o Henry County Community Foundation, 700 S. Memorial Drive New Castle, IN 47362. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service in New Castle. You may express condolences or share a memory of David at