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Pauline "Polly" Mongold Hutton

Pauline “Polly” Mongold Hutton, age 87, of Harrisonburg, VA, formerly of Peru,
WV, passed away on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at the Mennonite Retirement
Home in Harrisonburg, VA. Born on January 25, 1930 in Hardy County, WV, she was
the daughter of the late William Garve Mongold and Elizabeth Cullers Mongold. In
addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Sherie
Elaine Hutton; one sister, Carolyn; and one brother, Ralph. Mrs. Hutton was Baptist
by faith. She was married to Joseph Eugene Hutton from 1952 to 1972.

      Polly was a graduate of Moorefield High School in Moorefield, WV. She also
attended the Harrisonburg Business College, James Madison University, Weaver Real
Estate School, and Georgia Institute of Real Estate. She held many positions over the
years with many different companies. Some of these include: school teacher with
Peru Elementary School in Peru, WV, secretary and bookkeeper for Frozen Foods
Corp. in Harrisonburg, VA, real estate sales person for Nelson Realty in Atlanta, GA,
and the office manager and vice-president for an industrial corporation, also in
Atlanta, GA. Mrs. Hutton ultimately retired as an office manager with
White Horse Distributing, Inc. in Harrisonburg.

      She was a member of the Harrisonburg Junior Women’s Club and the
Harrisonburg Order of the Eastern Star. She was active in the Alpha Nu Chapter of
Beta Sigma Phi and held office as President, Virginia State Treasurer, the honorary
position of Social Director, and Mentor Advisor.

      She is survived by her sister-in-law, Ethel C. Mongold of Moorefield, WV; niece,
Deborah Kerns of Gaithersburg, MD; and cousin, Robert Hinkle of Broadway, VA.


The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m., Monday, November 6, 2017 at
Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.
m., Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at the funeral home with Pastors Russell and Lucy
Webster officiating. Burial will follow at Olivet Cemetery in Moorefield, WV.
Memorial donations may be made in Polly’s name to the Peru Community
Association, 19275 South Fork Road, Moorefield, WV 26836.

Arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral Home, Moorefield, WV.