Obituary for George K Hutson II

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George K Hutson II

May 15, 1943 - July 20, 2016

George K. Hutson II, age 73, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at his home in Nashville.

George was born May 15, 1943, in Indianapolis, to the late George K. and Bohn Kathryn (Leedom) Hutson Sr. He was a 1962 graduate of Emmerich Manual High School in Indianapolis. After graduation, George went on to serve in the United States Air Force as an Airman First Class.

George was employed by Crane as an Electronic Engineer for over 28 years, retiring in 1995. He was very innovative and during his time at Crane, George designed elements for the company, which allowed for improvement of quality in the FR department and related divisions.

George enjoyed being in the outdoors by fishing and hunting quail. When he wasn't outside, you would find him in his garage working on his MG midgets. He enjoyed Formula 1 Racing, with Mario Andretti being his favorite driver. George will be remembered as someone who was always willing to help others in need.

He will be dearly missed by his sister: Roseanna Zompetti of Nashville; nephews: John L. Hutson Jr, Christopher H. Hutson and Joseph P. Zompetti; caregiver Christine Thomas and by his close friends: Cecil Yates, Ronnie McCubbins and Joel Kilzer.

George was preceded in death by his parents and his brother John Leedom.

A funeral service will be held at 1p.m. on Saturday, July 23rd at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Greenlawn Cemetery in Nashville with military rites presented by the Brown County Honor Guard.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: May 15, 1943
Died: July 20, 2016

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