David R. Hunt
Winslow Alumni Class of 1970
September 12, 2012
David R. Hunt, 60, Evansville, IN, formerly from Winslow, IN, entered into eternal rest on September 12, 2012 after a 12 year battle with brain cancer.
He was born on April 11, 1952 and was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1970, before attending Oakland City University. He retired from Yankeetown Dock/UMWA after 20 years, returning to school and began a second career in Information Technology at Sigecom in Evansville for over 10 years before becoming disabled due to his illness.
David enjoyed coaching his sons in baseball and was active in the Winslow Little League for many years. David was an avid bicycle rider and was passionate about riding and improving his health. He enjoyed life and had many friends who will miss him.
Surviving are his wife of 40 years, Deann, sons: Derek (Andrea) of Petersburg and Dirk (Jill) of Velpen; grandchildren: Ethan, Jaron, Avery, Mallory, Brodyn, Breanna, Maddox, and Emma; sister, Jan (Phil) Pirkle – Carmel; brothers, Bob (Bette), Roger (Marlene) of Poseyville; Tom of Petersburg.
He was preceded in death by his loving parents Chester and Mildred Hunt.
Service will be held at Harris & Son Funeral Home in Petersburg with visitation on Sunday, September 16 from 2 – 8pm EDT and funeral services Monday, September 17 at 11am EDT. Burial will be in Augusta Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Lance Armstrong Foundation “LIVESTRONG” for cancer research at: P.O. Box 6003, Albert Lea, MN 56007-6603 donations@LIVESTRONG.org