Edrie Dean Hunt,
age 94 of Chesterton, passed away on January 10, 2018, at Chesterton Manor.
She was born on
January 27, 1923 in Paulton, IL, to Ralph and Irenabelle Pulley, both of
whom preceded her in death.
On December 24,
1946 in Clay City, IL, she married A. Cassie Hunt, who preceded her in death
Edrie is survived
by her children: Beverly Gadd of Sebring, FL, Casey (Arlene Gawrys) Hunt of
Valparaiso, IN, Richard (Debbie) Hunt of Valparaiso, IN, Don (Candy) Hunt of
Michigan City, IN, Pam (Art) White of Valparaiso, IN, Barry (Erin) Hunt of
Portland, OR, Randy (Debbie) Hunt of Chesterton, IN, and Barb (Mike) Kotys
of Valparaiso, IN; her sixteen grandchildren; thirty great-grandchildren;
four great-great grandchildren; and by her many nieces and nephews.
She is also
preceded in death by baby Hunt in 1960, her eight siblings, her
great-grandson, Brandon Hunt, and by her son-in-law, Grover (Buggs) Gadd.
Edrie was a member
of the First Christian Church. She was a beautiful seamstress and was a
member of the Royal Neighbors. She was a self-taught musician and loved
playing the piano and organ for her church for many years. “All I ever
wanted was a family. I have the best one anyone could ever have. I love them
will be held on Sunday, January 14, 2018, at 1 p.m., at White-Love Funeral
Home, 525 South 2nd Street, Chesterton.
The family will
receive friends on Sunday from 11 a.m. until time of service, at the funeral
Memories may be