Thomas J. Hutchinson, 87, Russell, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at Clara Barton Hospital, Hoisington.

He was born Feb. 7, 1933, in Russell to Thomas Joseph and Frieda (Behrendt) Hutchinson. He was a 1952 graduate of Paradise High School.

He married Thelma Pfortmiller on Jan. 25, 1954, at Redeemer Lutheran Church. He raised registered Shorthorn cattle and farmed. He later married Ramona Lopez on Dec. 20, 2007 in Great Bend. She preceded him in death Nov. 4, 2019.

Survivors include two sons, Randall Hutchinson, Falun, and Bruce Hutchinson, Kansas City, Mo.; a daughter, Sheryl Corn, Great Bend; mother of his children, Thelma Hutchinson, Ellinwood; a stepson, Marc Bauman, Kirkland, Wash.; nine grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; a private family burial will follow in Grand Center Cemetery northeast of Waldo.

The family will be present to greet friends from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the mortuary.

Condolences can be sent to the mortuary.