PARK CITY - Joe Hutton, 81, of Park City died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, after a long battle with emphysema.
A memorial celebration will be held at Turner School at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Joe was born on May 11, 1924, in Dodson. He served in the Navy and was a World War II veteran, before meeting his wife, Maxine. He then resided in Turner for most of his life, where he was a master mechanic. He also spent many years in Loring and in Big Coulee near Ryegate.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Muriel Hutton; wife, Maxine; siblings, Graham, Gerald, George, Lila, Patrick and Kate.
Survivors include his brother, Glen Hutton; son, Michael "Don"; three grandchildren; one great-grandson; many nieces and nephews; close friend Tony; and many more friends.
Joe was a bright light in so many lives. He was always the one to go to for a good laugh or be beaten at cribbage. His grandchildren and great-grandchild were the light of his life.