Harold Hutts


Branch of service U S Army
Rank
Entered service
Discharged
Birth 2/21/1924
Died 1/22/2009
Buried - Cremated

Mr. Harold Hutts
As originally published on Monday, January 26, 2009.


     Mr. Harold Leo Hutts, of Frederick , died Thursday Jan. 22, 2009, at the Frederick Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Irene Hoyle Hutts of 53 years. She was born in Torquay S. Devon, England, and died in 2003.
     Born Feb. 21, 1924, in Brunswick , he was the son of the late Mary V. Phillips and late stepfather Edgar F. Phillips.
     Mr. Hutts was retired from the U.S. Army after 26 1/2 years of service to his country. He was a member of the 29th Division that landed during the Normandy invasion in 1944.
     After retiring from the Army, he worked as a welder's helper for the B&O Railroad in Brunswick and retired from that position.
     Mr. Hutts was a member of the Elk's Club, the Moose Club and the American Legion, all of Frederick . Previously, he attended church at Fort Detrick .
     Surviving are two sons, James H. Hutts and wife, Ann, of Walkersville, and Stephan P. Hutts and fiancÚ, Kim McDonald of Jefferson; four grandchildren, Amy Hutts and boyfriend, David Cortijo, of Frederick, Jamey Hutts and wife, Carolyn, of Jefferson, Mary Jean Hutts Stottlemyer of the Frederick area and Brandy Lynne Hutts of Jefferson; one great-grandson, Sheel Jacob of Frederick; two step-grandchildren, Jenna Linde and husband, Seth, of Friendswood, Texas, and Joey Thomas of Cumberland; one step-great-grandson, Brian Mock of Friendswood, Texas; and two step-great-granddaughters, Jandi Linde of Friendswood, Texas, and Amber Merriman of Jefferson.
     Also surviving is one brother, Charles T. Phillips and wife, Shirley, of Frederick , and one sister, Shirley Rutherford and husband, Austin, of Brunswick . He will also be remembered by special friend, Joann Effland and family of Frederick, with whom he spent many enjoyable hours.
     He was predeceased in death by one infant son, Kirk Hutts; an adult son, Gordon Hutts; and a step-brother, Edward Phillips.
     Memorial services will be held for family and friends at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at the South End Baptist Church , 506 Carrollton Drive , Frederick . Reverend J. Kenneth Stalls will officiate.
     In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the charity of their choice or to South End Baptist Church in Memory of Mr. Hutts.
     Arrangements are by Keeney and Basford, P.A., Funeral Home, Frederick