A Graveside Service Celebrating Dell’s Life
Wednesday Afternoon, May 5, 2021
Service begins at 1:00 PM
Mt. Gilead Cemetery
Pastor Brian Canaday, Officiating
Dell Edward Hunt, 89, of Decatur, died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.
The graveside service for Dell will be Wednesday, May 5, at 1:00 pm at Mt. Gilead Cemetery with Pastor Brian Canaday officiating. Military honors will be by the Macon County Honor Guard. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of arrangements.
Dell was born in November of 1931 in Decatur, IL, the son of Heilman (Jack) and Ruth Ann (Hollingsworth) Hunt. He served in the U.S. Army Korean Conflict. Dell worked at A.E. Staley and St. Teresa High School. He was a member of the Illinois Twins Society and Local Veterans groups. Dell married Janet Louise Smoot in November of 1959.
He is survived by daughter Lynnette (Kevin) Bradshaw of Shelbyville, IL; sons Timothy Hunt of Decatur, IL, and Jason Hunt of Indianapolis, IN; seven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; and sister Jackie Yokley of Decatur. He was preceded by his parents, wife, daughter Ronda Flannigan, twin brother Dale and sister Donna.
Dell was a loving, kind, and hardworking man, enjoyed playing piano, traveling, and did nursing home ministry with his mom, brother Dale and sister Donna at several local nursing homes.
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