Hutchinson — 50th
Donald and Helen Hutchinson of 19 West St. will be celebrating their 50th anniversary at an open house given by their children on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 1 to 5 p.m., at American Legion Post 81, 7 Legion Ave., with Bobby C providing music.
Anyone who would like to help celebrate their 50 years of life together is welcome to attend.
The couple has eight children: Donald Hutchinson Jr., Dianne Bassett, Tommy Hutchinson, Janine Hutchinson Mitchell, Joe Hutchinson Sr., Angela Kendrick, Andrea Tuttle and Aimee Petcen.
They also has 15 grandchildren: Jake Bassett, Joe Hutchinson Jr., Tommie Kendrick, Joshua Hutchinson, Rachael Bassett, Sarah Hutchinson, Anna Kendrick, Amelia Kendrick, Jeremiah Tuttle (died April 3, 2002), Austin Tuttle, Cameron Tuttle, Nicholas Hutchinson, Haylee Tuttle, Chloe Hutchinson and Emily Hutchinson. They also have nine great-grandchildren: Sydney Hutchinson, Derrik Kendrick, James Patton Hutchinson, Patience Kendrick, Avah Hutchinson, Elise Patton Hutchinson, Abigail Otto, Bella Mitchell and Tanner Otto.
Hutchinson and the former Helen Suchanek were married on Feb. 9, 1963, in Greenfield.
Hutchinson is employed by Southworth. Mrs. Hutchinson is a self-employed cake decorator. She is a die-hard Red Sox fan.
Both enjoy spending time with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren.