John Steven “Steve” Hutchison, 71, husband of Sandra “Sandy” H. (Gilbert) Hutchison, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 18, 2022, at his home in Barto.

Born in Beckley, WV, he was the son of the late John Fletcher Hutchison and Betty Jewel (Callaway) Hutchison.

Steve was a thoughtful and selfless husband, father and grandfather. He was a talented home builder; he enjoyed being in nature; and he found joy and satisfaction by helping others. Above all, he adored spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving along with his wife Sandy, are his sons J. Brian Hutchison, husband of Darshita; Kurt S. Hutchison, husband of Dana; former wife and mother of his sons, Donna (Johnston) Force; and four loving grandchildren: Avni Shah, Sahira Shah, Ben Steven, and Kate Julia.

Services will be held privately by the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society ( in Steve’s name.