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Dr. Jerry Lee Dutton

Dr Jerry Dutton Memorial services for Dr. Jerry Lee Dutton will be held on June 24th, 11:00 A.M. at Cherry Box Cemetery, Cherry Box, Missouri, with the Rev. Matthew Dutton-Gillett officiating.

Dr. Dutton passed away peacefully August 1, 2014 at NW Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona, surrounded by family who loved him.

Born October 14, 1944, in Bethel, Missouri, Jerry was the son of Dr. Howard and Lucille Dutton. Having spent the majority of his 42 year career in Flint, Michigan, Jerry retired to Cape Coral, Florida, and then to Tucson, Arizona.  Jerry graduated from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in northeast Missouri.  He served two years as a captain during the Vietnamese War before settling his family in Michigan.

Adventurous and creative, Jerry enjoyed traveling, gourmet cooking, collecting art, and exploring different cultures.  Hobbies like scuba, snow skiing, sailing and hiking took him to remote places throughout the world.

Dr. Dutton is survived by his wife, Janet Mach Dutton, his brother, Richard Dutton, his six children: Gretchen Pai, Todd Dutton, Robin Vandenbos, Scott Barnes, Kristin Barnes, Gregory Barnes, eleven grandchildren, and one great grandchild.  Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home