HUTT, THOMAS EARL 10/29/21-04/19/14 At age 17 he worked construction in Antigua. During WWII he was on PC1262 and helped transport the 1st wave of soldiers onto Utah Beach, later cleared German bunkers. Employed for many years as a Dade County fireman. Apon retiring he partnered with a friend from childhood, Jack McLaren, and worked at Smith Hamilton Shop as owners. He is survived by his daughter Susan and husband Jeff, their children Jake and wife Bridgett, and daughter Elizabeth. Also survived by Kathryn and her children, Christine and Margaret and his lovely sister Barbara Thomas and many nieces and nephews and friends.

Published in Miami Herald on May 4, 2014