Robert L. Sudbury Jr., 60, of Perry, formerly of Waco, Texas, a retired U.S. Army staff sergeant, died unexpectedly Monday (Nov. 18, 2002) in Wyoming County Community Hospital, Warsaw.
Born in Marlin, Texas, Sudbury served in the Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart. He retired from the Army as a staff sergeant in 1982. He moved to Perry in 1999.
He was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Sudbury is survived by his wife of 39 years, the former Carolyn Norman; a son, Raymond of Perry; three daughters, Marian of Dallas, Tanjacq Peek of Perry and Saundra Thayer of Waco; two sisters, Linda Young of Newport News, Va., and Barbara Banks of Bryan, Texas; and six grandchildren.
Burial will be in Marlin Hillcrest Cemetery, Marlin.