Richard L. Hutson Sr. (1940 - 2012)


Richard L. Hutson Sr., 72, of Granite City, formerly of Coffeen, died on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Granite City, with the Rev. Chris Comerford officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Edwardsville.
Mr. Hutson was born on Feb. 8, 1940, in Hamilton, Ohio, the son of the Rev. Charles and Helen Hutson. He married Barbara Sisson on July 4, 1959, in Coffeen.
He is survived by his wife; and children, Barbara and her husband Charles Daniels Sr. of Granite City, Beth and her husband Thomas Jordan of Florissant, Mo., Richard L. Hutson Jr. and his wife Therese of Florissant, Mo., Carol Moynahan of Granite City, Sherri and her husband William Gazall Sr. of Kansas City, Mo., Patti and her husband Marty Bobb of Glen Carbon, and Robert Hutson and his wife Jennifer of Granite City.

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 11 to Dec. 19, 2012