Dwight D. Sutherland

 

 

Age: 81

 

Summary: retired chairman and chief executive officer of the family-owned Sutherland Lumber Company, which was founded by his father in 1910 and now has 60 locations in 14 states in the Midwest and Southwest U.S., who teamed up with Wall Street raider Asher Edelman in 1988 and made a failed takeover bid for Payless Cashways, Inc.

 

 

Cause of Death: Accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: October 25, 1922

 

Died: October 25, 2003

 

Location: Kansas City, Missouri