Samuel R. Hutchison

Hutchison, Samuel R. "Bob"
passed away peacefully, at age 89, on December 26, 2012. We have lost a beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, and served in the Army during World War II, after which he earned his law degree from The Ohio State University. He moved to Denver, Colorado, where he was employed in the legal department of Standard Oil Co. (Indiana). It was there he met his future wife, Sally Brooder. They were married in 1955 and moved to Cody, Wyoming, where he served as marketing and refining attorney for Husky Oil Co. In 1961, he moved his family to Scottsdale, Arizona. Bob was a member of the bar for the states of Ohio, Colorado and Wyoming, and he recently received his 50th year award for the practice of law in Arizona. He has been involved in various clubs and organizations, and was a member of Valley Presbyterian Church. Bob is survived by his beloved wife Sally, daughter Tammy Gilbert (grandson Robert), son Steven Hutchison (wife Julee) and a daughter Leslie Lopez (grandson Jeremiah). Private family services will be held. Contributions may be made to (1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix AZ 85014-5656) or to Hillsdale College (33 E. College St., Hillsdale MI 49242). Arrangements entrusted to Messinger Indian School Mortuary.

Funeral Home

Messinger Mortuaries
7601 E. Indian School Road Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 6, 2013