James Edward Huttar
James Edward Huttar
  • January 7, 1939 - February 4, 2016
  • Front Royal, Virginia

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James Edward Huttar "Jim" of Front Royal, died unexpectedly on February 4, 2016. He was 77 years old.

A memorial service will be held Monday February 15 at 2PM at the Turner-Robertshaw Funeral Home 1200N. Shenandoah Avenue, Front Royal, Va.

Jim led a dynamic and creative life as a leader in the corporate world with Corning Glass Works, with the peace Corps as a director in Micronesia, at Cornell University in Labor and Industrial Relations, on Wall Street in the financial world, in Tunisia as director of the International Executive Service Corps, and in Front Royal in the development of the Greenway.

Jim was born in Trumansburg, NY and was a graduate of Cornell University. He was a self-taught French speaker and piano player. He enjoyed singing, playing Bridge in the Holiday Bridge Club of Front Royal. He was a Front Royal/Warren County Tree Steward. Jim had an adventurous spirit which took him bicycling around Europe and the U. S. eastern seaboard.

He is survived by his wife, Emily G. Huttar; his son, Shaun Michael Huttar of CA; his daughter, Caylin Huttar and husband Fletcher Brock of CA; his brother, John Huttar of Strasburg; and his sister, Carole Grove of Saquoit, NY. Jim was preceded in death by his daughter, Tamarin Martin.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made in his name to the FR/WC Tree Stewards, P. O. Box 2001, Front Royal, VA 22630