James Allen Hutchinson, 74, born December 24, 1945 in Baltimore Maryland at Providence Hospital. James was an only child of the late Cora and James Hutchinson of Baltimore Maryland.
James graduated from Edmonson High School, in Baltimore MD. He married his high school sweetheart, Patricia Satchell after serving in the Army and Vietnam war. James and Pat were married for 25 years. They both worked at Western Electric in Baltimore, MD. They had 2 children, Sean and Talia Hutchinson, before relocating to Pennsylvania. James also attended and graduated from cosmetology school for barbering and graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute as an electrician. James worked and retired from Western Electric, which is now known as Lucent Technologies. He volunteered at several churches, helping to feed the homeless and people in need, during his time here.
James “Hutch” Hutchinson was a happy intelligent man who had a special eye for drawing and the arts at a very young age. He developed a love for authentic African Art and designs. He relished in unique designs. Hutch was a caring soul who loved family gatherings and interacting with loved ones, especially during holidays and birthdays. His favorite place to celebrate birthdays was Red Lobster. It was the closest he could get to good seafood, similar to what he enjoyed while growing up in Maryland.
Hutch has a son, Sean Hutchinson, daughter, Talia Hutchinson, and Ex-wife Patricia Hutchinson. Daughter-n-law Stephanie Hutchinson (Sean’s wife), sister-n-law Theresa Suite and Four Grandchildren: Jakai Stiles, Malia Cooper, Justin Williams and Sean Hutchinson II. He also has two great grandchildren, Aubrey and Alexis Williams. Nieces: Toya and Shayla Suite. Great niece and nephews Taj, Tariq and Kiden Logan.
James was a great man and father. His family was truly blessed to have him in their lives. He spent the last couple of weeks battling cancer, which he fought hard. He was a true brave soldier to the end. As family, relatives and friends, he gives us all strength and will always be in our hearts. We will gratefully honor his existence every day.
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