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    Shawn Hutchinson, 1982 ~ 2008

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    Shawn Ray Hutchinson passed away Sunday. Sept. 28, 2008 at Allen Memorial Hospital in Moab.

    Shawn was born in Ogden, Utah on April 21, 1982. His family moved to Moab in 1983. He has lived most of his life in this area. He had many friends; he was loved by everyone. Shawn will be greatly missed.

    He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Steve and Alberta Taylor of Thompson. He is also survived by three brothers, Marty Hutchinson, of Moab, Bill and Brittney Hutchinson, of Draper, and Gene Hutchinson, of Ashville, N.C., and by Aimee Hutchinson of Moab.

    Shawn also has three nephews, Dusty Patrick, Bryce and Preston Hutchinson; five nieces, Brook, Shaylan, Jazlinn, Brailee, Jordynn. He is survived by his grandma Sorenson, aunt Carol and uncle Rick Jansen, all of Jackson Wyo.; his aunt Cindy, uncle Dave, aunt Kay, and uncle John, and his uncle LeRoy, uncle Marvin, and aunt Caria from Wyoming. He is also survived by many cousins.

    Shawn was preceded in death by his father, Ervin Eugene Hutchinson, grandpa Hutchinson and grandpa Sorenson.

    Services will be held at the LDS Church on 400 North at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008. A viewing was held at the Kimmerle-Hefner Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday evening.

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