photo_141030_WT0031691_1_stevenhutchings_20150323Steven Maurice Hutchings, 61, of Orleans, VT passed away on March 22, 2015 in Orleans. He was born on October 23, 1953 in Worcester, MA to John and Mary (Doxter) Hutchings. He graduated from Auburn High School, Auburn, MA in 1971.

Steven was a self-employed carpenter and a jack of all trades. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and he loved to play the drums. He liked to be surrounded by his friends and family.

He is survived by his Children: Ian Hutchings of Bakersfield, VT Meghan Rith and her husband Daravann of Whitinsville, MA, by his grandchildren: Zoey and Zahra Rith.
He is also survived by his siblings: John “Jack” Hutchings , Jr of Rutland, MA, Susan Hutchings of Brookfield, MA, Donald Hutchings of Worcester, MA, Mary Beth Hutchings and her husband Ed of Lancaster, MA, and by his companion Ellen Bean of Orleans, VT and by several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Should friends desire, contributions in his memory may be made to the Autism Society of VT, P.O. Box 978, White River Junction, VT 05001 or www.asvermont.org. On-line condolences at curtis-britch.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.