Robert Arthur Hutchinson

HANCOCK — Robert Arthur Hutchinson, 61, formerly of Stonington, passed away unexpectedly March 10, 2011, at his home in Hancock. Robert was born Feb. 7, 1950, in Stonington, to the late Loren and Roberta Hutchinson.


Robert grew up on the island and enjoyed lobster fishing, trap building and truck driving. He was a loving father to his seven children and he absolutely loved and cherished spending as much time as possible with his grandchildren.

Robert is survived by his beloved wife, Laurel B. Hutchinson of Hancock; his children, Lorene “Rene” Grant of Franklin, Jamie Cox of Stonington, Robert Hutchinson II of Stonington, Samantha Hutchinson of Stonington, Jonathan Hutchinson of Tulsa, Okla., Leah Hutchinson of Gouldsboro; sister, Hope Eaton of Stonington; brother and sister-in-law, Roger and Catherine Hutchinson of Brooklin; and sister-in-law, Gail Hutchinson of Brooklin. Robert also had several grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Shawn P. Cox of Bangor; his brothers, Bill Hutchinson of Penobscot, Jim Hutchinson of Brooklin and Lou Hutchinson of Brooklin.

Visiting hours will be held 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 2011, at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, Stonington. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the family to assist with expenses, c/o Laurel Hutchinson, 24 Fairway Lane, Apt. 3, Hancock, ME 04640. A service of Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Homes. Condolences may be sent at

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