2008-01-05 / Obituaries

Lawrence W. "Larry" Hunt

Funeral services for Lawrence W. "Larry" Hunt, 70, of Buckeye Lake, was January 2, 2008, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Burial was in Newark Memorial Gardens, with military services by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

Mr. Hunt died Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center operated by Hospice of Central Ohio. He was born July 14, 1937, in Newark, to the late Arthur Walter and Margaret (Robinson) Hunt.

He retired in 1998 from Rockwell Manufacturing after 33 years of service. After retirement, he was employed at the Amerihost Inn, Hebron. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a member of UAW Local 1037. He was an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan and enjoyed family vacations and trips to Wheeling.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Iva J. (Miller) Hunt, whom he married Oct. 4, 1959; sons, Stephen (Twila) Hunt, of Buckeye Lake, and Adam (Kim) Hunt, of Newark; grandchildren, Amanda Hunt, of Newark, and Steven Hunt, of Buckeye Lake; great-granddaughter, Trinity Hunt, of Newark; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Rosie Rubeck and Pat Shaw; and brothers, Jack Hunt and Robert Hunt.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road SE, Newark, OH 43055-9925.

Additional information and guest book are available at www. vocfh.com.

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