Richard ‘Dick’ Lee Hunt

July 7, 1942-April 18, 2024


Richard “Dick” Lee Hunt, 81, of rural Veedersburg passed away Thursday, April 18, 2024, at Wellbrooke of Crawfordsville.

He was born July 7, 1942, at McCordsville, Indiana, to the late Edrie Dewitt and Sarah Catherine (Hook) Hunt.

Richard spent his life working as an arborist for his brother’s company Hunt’s Tree Service. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and outdoorsman. Richard was a member of the American Legion Post 85 and VFW.

Richard will be deeply missed by his children, Michael (Cathy) Hunt, Joe Hunt, Darin (Michelle) Hunt, Sarah Hall and Jason (Amber) West; siblings, Holman “Butch” Ronald Hunt and Leta Leigh Wallace; grandchildren, Melissa, Amy, Carrie, Kayla, Levi, Seth, Ashley, Alonna, Nicole, James, Daniel, Gavin, Garrett, Gabriel, Holly and Shauna; 27 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter Trula Robbins; grandson Dalton Hunt; and siblings, Curtis William Hunt, Otto Fairfax Hunt, James Finis Hunt, Robert Irvan Hunt, Hardy Herbert Hunt, George Dee Hunt, Hoosier Edison Hunt, Edrie “Jr” Dewitt Hunt, Betty Margaret Black and Mary Catherine Duncan.

Cremation was chosen with a service at a later date. Sanders Priebe Funeral Care is entrusted with care.

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