Stevenson “Steve” Wesley Hunt of Valparaiso, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 15,
2011. He was 88.
Born July 18, 1922 in Sunshine, Ky., he was the son of Fielden H. and
Florence (Mounts) Hunt. On July 13, 1940 in Belfrey, Ky., he married Evelyn
Young, who survives.
Also surviving are his children David (wife Judy) Hunt of Westville,
Patricia (husband Don) Detterman of Willard, Ohio, and Wilson (Darlene) Hunt
of Jackson Township; 11 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren and
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son Fielden “Sonny” Hunt,
daughter-in-law Sharon Hunt, his grandson Stephen Hunt and his granddaughter
Steve was a member of the Hugh C. Boyd Masonic Lodge #119 in Red Jacket, W.
Va. for 50-plus years and the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of South
Bend, a 32 degree Mason. He was an avid hunter and storyteller.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 19 at the Newhard Funeral
Home, 58 W. Walnut St., Westville. Rev. Brenda Ludwig will officiate. Burial
will be in Pinhook Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at
the funeral home.