Bernard G. McCutchan, age 95, passed way peacefully on August 29, 2017, at his home in Sandy Hook, Connecticut.
He was born in Weston, West Virginia, on June 22, 1922, a son of the late George and Sarah (Blagg) McCutchan.
Bernard was raised in Weston and was a graduate of Weston High School. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II as a bombardier in the European Theatre of Operations and was awarded five bronze stars over two Silver Oak Leaf Clusters.
In 1966, he moved to Sandy Hook, CT, and was employed by Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford, CT. Mr. McCutchan retired as a welder from Unimation in Danbury, CT.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Mary Jarvis McCutchan and his oldest son George McCutcheon, two brothers, Glen and Paul McCutchan and three sisters, Jean Droppleman, Pauline Wade and Bernardine Flesher.
Bernard is survived by a daughter, Fran McCutchan of Sandy Hook, CT; three sons, Charles McCutchan and his wife Pam of Mooresville, NC, William McCutchan and his wife Anne of Southbury, CT, and Robert McCutchan and his wife Joyce of Winfield, West Virginia; eleven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, September 3, 2017, at 11 a.m., in the Churchville Methodist Church, Churchville, West Virginia. Interment in McCutchan Liberty Cemetery, Stear Run, West Virginia, will be at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are in the care of the Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main St., Newtown, CT. To leave an online condolence, visit www.honanfh.com.