Gordon W. Hutchison

Gordon William Hutchison, 85, Waverly, IA, died Thursday, April 26, 2012 at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community in Waverly, IA. He served as a U.S. Navy pharmacist’s mate 3rd class during World War II.

A funeral service will take place at Grace Baptist Church, 1110 SW 4th St., Waverly, at 2 p.m., Sunday, May 6. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Interment will be at Dumont Cemetery, Dumont, IA.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Beverly Jean (Smith); three sons, Dean (Barb) of Waverly, Lee (Sheryle) of Nashua, and Mark (Tania) of Bagley, WI; nine grandchildren, Todd (Jennifer) Hutchison, Amy (Marty Wolske) Hutchison, Paul (Susan) Hutchison, Mariah (Dr. Paul) Schumacher, Joel (Christa) Hutchison, Aaron (Jessica) Hutchison, Travis Hutchison, Melissa (Lupe) Guerrero, Tory (Kelsy) Hutchison; 17 great-grandchildren, with three more on the way; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings Dorothy, Max and Virginia (Warren) Duit; one daughter, Sheri (Hutchison) Lake in 2000.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be designated to the family and sent in care of Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025