Francis "Frank" A. Hutton, Sr.
EM2 onboard 1952-1955
Frank Hutton, Sr. (left) with an unidentified friend.
Photo courtesey of Frank Hutton, Jr.
The obituary for Francis "Frank" A. Hutton, Sr. was printed in the Manahawkin, New Jersey Times-Beacon newspaper and is quoted below:
Francis A. Hutton, 75, of Manahawkin, died Nov. 7 at Southern Ocean County Hospital, Manahawkin.
He was born in Philadelphia and moved to Surf City in 1972. He moved to Manahawkin in 2000.
He was in the Navy from 1951 through 1954. He worked as an elevator repairman for the city of Philadelphia and played football for the Venango Bears in Philadelphia.
He was predeceased by his wife, Loretta.
He is survived by his son, Francis Jr., and wife Michelle Hutton of Florida; daughters Kim DeCore of Surf City, and Charon, her husband Mark Mahoney, of Manahawkin; one brother Thomas Hutton of Philadelphia; and two sisters, Delores Sadowski of Philadelphia, and Loretta Cisek of Bordentown. His is also survived by six-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was celebrated Tuesday, Nov. 15 at St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, Brant Beach. Maxwell Funeral Home, Manahawkin was in charge of arrangements.