---- — Ruth Marie (Bushong) Hutts, 85, of Bradenton, Fla., died Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Manatee Memorial Hospital.
A native of Waltonville, Mrs. Hutts was born on Jan. 27, 1929, to the late Lou Ella and John Bushong.
After marrying Otto Peyton, the couple moved to Elgin, where they lived for many years. He preceded her in death.
During her years in Elgin, she worked in a nursing career. She retired and moved to Bradenton, Fla., where she married Dan Hutts. He preceded her in death and she became a resident at Summerfield Retirement Home, where she had been a resident the last seven years.
She is survived by a sister, Evelyn Nordin, the remaining child of 11 children, five nieces and one nephew.
Funeral services were handled by Elleton Funeral Home in Brandenton, Fla.
At Mrs. Hutts’ request, she was cremated.