Lacy Elmer Hutchinson Jr. death – obituary, cause of death : Lacy Elmer Hutchinson Jr. 86, of Lyndhurst Road, Waynesboro, is dead. He passed away at his residence on Sunday, October 28, 2007.
Hutchinson Jr was born on March 3rd 1921 in Greenwood to the late Lacy Elmer Sr. and Katie Vess Hutchinson. He lived in Crozet before later relocating to Waynesboro. A United States Army Veteran, and a member of Crozet United Methodist Church, also former member of the Crozet Lions Club, he retired as co-owner of Crozet Foods.
He was a loving husband who was best known for his infectious sense of humor and making everyone laugh. he was greatly admired for his athletic abilities in school and he passed his love and passion for sports down to all his children.
Elmer was a perfect example of what it means to be a wonderful person. He had a calming presence and was extremely kind, he touched the hearts of so many, and was an inspiration to everyone who knew him.
He was a dedicated and loving husband, a father that demonstrated that greatness could be achieved through hard work and passion and a man that exemplified that a humble spirit and joyous heart could improve the lives of all around him.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Stella Kent Hutchinson; a son, Stephen Kent Hutchinson and his wife, Kathy Rabe, of Free Union.
Cause of death:
The circumstances surrounding the actual cause of death had not been made public as at the time of writing this report.
A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 31, 2007, at Rockgate Cemetery in Crozet with the Reverend Douglas Forrester officiating.
The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2007, at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 618 W. Main St. Waynesboro.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggest a contribution to the American Cancer Society, 190-H Medical Ave. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 or a charity of your choice.
The family wishes to thank the many friends, neighbors and the caring staff of Hospice of the Shenandoah who visited and helped Lacy during his illness.
The Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes has been entrusted with arrangements.