NEW MIDDLETOWN — Gerald R. “Jerry” Hutch, 71, handed away Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, at his dwelling, along with his household by his aspect, after a brave battle with pancreatic most cancers.
He was born Dec. 30, 1948, in Youngstown, a son of the late Francis and Margaret Walker Hutch.
Jerry was a 1967 graduate of Chaney Excessive Faculty and attended YSU.
He was employed with GM Lordstown, the place he was a automotive painter for many of his profession, and was a member of the UAW Native 1112.
He held a fantastic honor of serving his nation within the Military Nationwide Guard.
When his son was youthful, he was the pinnacle coach for Little League baseball and was an avid supporter of all actions his youngsters participated in. Jerry loved watching his granddaughter, Kaitlyn, play on the volleyball court docket and play in the highschool marching band. He was so pleased with her scholastic achievements quickly to be graduating from Miami College and headed to grad faculty. Whether or not Olivia was on a discipline taking part in sports activities, cheering on the sidelines, on a stage in a play, or collaborating in class actions, he was her primary fan and finest buddy.
Jerry took nice satisfaction in taking good care of his dwelling. He had a inexperienced thumb, all the time planting and taking good care of his landscaping and garden. In his landscaping off season, Jerry loved taking part in poker in any type or trend. Jerry beloved spending time on his entrance porch attending to know the neighbors. He by no means knew a stranger, solely mates he had not met but. He was an avid fan of all Ohio sports activities groups, Browns, OSU and Indians. His best love was for his household and spending time along with his granddaughters.
Jerry was actually probably the most superb husband, father, Papa, and father-in-law. He will likely be deeply missed by his household and all who knew him.
Jerry is survived by his spouse, Vicki L. (Chipps) Hutch, whom he married on Jan. 30, 1971. They might have been celebrating their fiftieth anniversary; his youngsters, James (Deana) Hutch of Poland and Jennifer (Brian) Flynn of New Middletown; two granddaughters, Kaitlyn and Olivia Flynn; sister, Barbara Mulidore of Youngstown; brother, Rusty (Peggy) Hutch of Youngstown; and plenty of in-laws, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in loss of life by two brothers, David and James Hutch, his mother-in-law and father-in-law, William and Vicky Chipps, and brother-in-law, James Zimmerman.
As a result of COVID-19 issues, graveside committal companies with navy honors will likely be held Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Poland Riverside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, materials tributes might take the type of donations to the Toys for Tots, Marine Toys for Tots Basis, Reward Processing Administrator, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172 or at www.toysfortots.org.
Skilled preparations are being dealt with by Higgins-Reardon Funeral Houses, Poland Chapel.