January 27, 1938- August 24,
Sutherland, son of the late Armond Sutherland and Leona
Sutherland (Rousseau) was born on January 27, 1938 in
Cambridge, Massachusetts. He attended public school until
joining the Air Force in 1955 at the age of 17. He earned his
GED while in the 3657th Training Squadron. He was Honorably
Discharged in September of 1957.
After leaving the Air Force he worked as a Dance Instructor while
attending classes at Fitchburg State College and then went on to
Cosmetology school in East Boston.
He opened Bob’s Beauty Salon on Pleasant St in Malden and years
later he opened Modern Touch on Exchange St. in 1979. He had a
loyal following and enjoyed his work until he retired in 2005.
When he wasn’t working, he was enjoying his life at his home in
Malden with his wife Rosemary Brenda (Correia) (d. 2003) and
their children. He was a talented artist and enjoyed a good
debate whenever possible.
He is survived by his children: Ruth Joanne Goodwin of Chelsea,
Massachusetts and Robert W. Sutherland of Haverhill,
Massachusetts; his grandchildren: Elyse Goodwin of Chelsea,
Massachusetts; Jessica Boyd of Hinsdale, New Hampshire; Charlie
Sutherland of Norwood, Massachusetts; Victoria Sutherland of
Bristol, Rhode Island; and Chelsea and Amanda Sutherland of
Medford, Massachusetts. As well as his great-grandchildren:
Justin Andrew Goodwin, Halie McKenzie Boyd, Alyssa Margaret
Sutherland, Abigail Rose Boyd and Hailey Corrine Sutherland
He is predeceased by his seven brothers and sisters; Rose Marie
DeSalvatore, Joan Alice, Ruth Ann Cox, Joseph Sutherland,
Nannette Fields, M. Steven Sutherland and William Sutherland.
Relatives and friends may call at the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule
Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Friday, August 31, 2018
from 9 -11 11AM. Service will start at 11AM, followed by
interment with his wife in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody,
(Route 1, Southbound side) at 12 noon. Everyone is asked to meet
at the cemetery gates by 12 noon.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that you make a donation in
his honor to The COPD Foundation: