Mr. Suchy was retired from the Chicago Police Department, and was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Surviving are his wife, Nettye Suchy; two sons, Scott Suchy of Alsip, Ill. and Brian Suchy of Oak Forest, Ill.; one sister, Sharon Hess of Homer Glen, Ill.; one brother, Ronald Woodruff of Chicago, Ill.; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Cremation Society of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.