Obituary: Jeff Sutor |

Obituary: Jeff Sutor

Jeff Sutor March 23, 1946 – May 8, 2020

Robert Jeffrey Sutor (known as Jeff) was born on March 23rd, 1946 in Morgantown, West Virginia. and died on May 8th, 2020 at the Yampa Valley Medical Center.

Throughout his life, Jeff excelled in many trades, however, he found his passion at home in his woodshop. He mastered his craft working on old, wooden sailing boats in Annapolis, MD, and in Yelm, WA, he became a sought-after craftsman in his community. In 2001, Jeff and his wife moved to Steamboat Springs, where he stayed for the remainder of his life. A beloved husband and friend, Jeff was an avid skier and spent many seasons as a ski guide. He was a dedicated member of the Steamboat gun club and participated as a gun safety officer in the area.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Donald Sutor and Jean Georgianne Motte Sutor of Clearwater, FL. Jeff was survived by his wife, Denise Sutor, of Steamboat Springs, CO, and his stepson, Dion Parker, of Nelson, BC.

As per Jeff’s wishes, there will not be a memorial service, and donations to the family are not necessary. Any donations can be made in his name to the Routt County Rifle Club, attention Mike Middleton at

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User