Gary Alan Hutchinson Sr., 88, of Carthage passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on February 23rd, 2021. He was educated at Dirigo High and graduated in 1950. He also attended school at University of Maine Farmington achieving an Associates Degree in Geology.
Gary loved horseback riding, dancing, car rides, studying history, hunting, fishing, and was an avid rock hound. He served in the air force for two tours in Korea. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by his children Alan, James, Dennis, Bruce, and Evan Hutchinson and he had many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was the oldest of sixteen children all of whom survive him except an infant child, a sister Carol and a brother Barry.
A graveside funeral service will be held at the New Newman Cemetery in Carthage on Wednesday May 26, 2021 at 1:00PM with military honors. Covid-19 restrictions in effect at that time will be observed. Donations may be made to help finances c/o Bruce Hutchinson 144 Carthage Rd. Carthage, ME 04224. Arrangements are cared for by Wiles Remembrance Center: Adams-McFarlane Chapel 137 Farmington Falls Rd. Farmington. A kind word may be left in his Book of Memories at www.wilesrc.com