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James Richard Hutchinson


James Richard Hutchinson, American pharmacist. Registered pharmacist. Recipient Meritorious Service award Family Drug Center, Melrose Park, 1985.


Hutchinson, James Richard was born on October 28, 1936 in Davenport, Iowa, United States. Son of Carroll John and Kathryn I. (Dahly) Hutchinson.


Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University Iowa, 1959.


Pharmacist Ford Hopkins Company, Chicago, 1959-1960, 62-65. Pharmacist Skouland Pharmacy, Fox River Grove, Illinois, 1965-1970. Pharmacist, owner Algonquin Pharmacy, Algonquin, 1970-1993.

Pharmacy manager Eagle Foods, 1993-1995, Albertson's, Sarasota, Florida, since 1996. Member Family Drug Center Advisory Board, Melrose Park, Ill, 1976-1982. Chairman board Midwest Family Drug Center Association, Melrose Park, 1982-1985.


  • Registered pharmacist.


President Algonquin Business Association, 1973-1974. Chairman Economic Development Commission, Village of Algonquin, 1981-1984. With United States Army, 1960-1962.

Member National Association Retail Druggists, Lions (president Algonquin chapter 1977-1978, cabinet officer Lions Club International District 1-J 1978-1994, Multiple District 1 state chairman Lions Club International 1983-1989, District Governor District 1-J 1991-1992, Melvin Jones fellow Lions Clubs International Foundation 1988, Extension award Lions Club International 1988, International President Leadership award 1989, International President award 1990, International President Certified Appreciation Lions Club International 1981, 88), Moose (charter governor Algonquin chapter 1974-1975).


  • Other Interests

    Golf, swimming.


Married Carol Mae Weber, October 29, 1960. Children: Christine D., Cheryll A., Gregory J., Cathleen M., Geoffrey J.

Carroll John Hutchinson

Kathryn I. (Dahly) Hutchinson

Carol Mae Weber

Christine D. Hutchinson

Cheryll A. Hutchinson

Gregory J. Hutchinson

Cathleen M. Hutchinson

Geoffrey J. Hutchinson