Lou and Ned Sutherland
Lou and Ned Sutherland

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Sutherland 50th

Published 10:18am Thursday, October 29, 2009

Ned and Lou (Walters) Sutherland, of 54991 Sunset Drive, Dowagiac, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 25, 2009.

Lou retired in 1995 fro the Michigan Department of Social Services in Cass County.
Ned retired in 1996 as vocational director for Lewis Cass Intermediate School District after 40 years in education.

The Sutherlands are the parents of Les and Shelley Sutherland of Miami, Fla., Lisa and Mike Broderick of St. Joseph, Julie Eastman of Watervliet and Jan Sutherland of Niles.
They have six grandchildren, Sarah and Kevin Eastman, Kelly, Megan and Amy Broderick and Tyler Parish.

Ned and Lou celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends July 19 at Wood Fire in Dowagiac.

  • Ryan Latourette

    Congratulations Ned and Lou on an amazing achievement. Wishing you another 50, if it were possible!

  • Doug & Mickey Wiltse

    Dear Lou and Ned, I can’t remember if I answered this or not as we are in Calif. and I just brought it up on Sue’s Comp. Remem bering your 25 in our back yard around the pool with friends and relatives and I can believe 25 years have gone by. In any event again congratuations. Doug and Mick

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