William David “Bill” Hutsell was born on February 26, 1938 in Smithville, MO. to James George and Eula Lee (Thedford) Hutsell. He passed away on November 29, 2017 in Nevada, MO., after a brief illness.
Bill was the oldest of six children. He attended school in
El Dorado Springs and was always a good student near the top of his class. He graduated in the Class of 1956.
Bill attended the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, graduating in 1961. He was president of his Scholarship Hall and was their pastry chef for four years. Bill also attended the Kansas City Art Institute evening classes and sang with a Kansas City choral group for several years.
He was a pharmacist with the Getz Pharmacy Medical Building for fifty years.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, brother Jim in 1995, sister Carolyn Green Neff in 2015, and a nephew James Charles “Butch” Hutsell.
He is survived by a sister Marilyn Gannaway of Nevada, MO; two brothers Bob Hutsell and wife Virginia of Blue Springs, MO. and Gary Hutsell and wife Vicki of El Dorado Springs, MO; sister-in-law Mary Ann Hutsell; brother-in-law Bob Neff; and nieces and nephews Bobbi York, Gayla Hutsell, Anna Russo, Janelle Green Fugate, Brian Hutsell, David Green, Dustin Gannaway, and Lindsay Tanner. Bill will be sadly missed by all who knew him.