Jerome Griffin HuntSeptember 4, 2012
West Sand Lake - Jerome Griffin Hunt, 88, of Springer Road died Tuesday, September 4, 2012, at Rosewood Gardens East Greenbush after a brief illness.
Born in Averill Park, he was son of the late Arbie J. Hunt and Marian Griffin Hunt and husband of Edith May Face Hunt. He had resided in Averill Park all his life and attended Averill Park High School.
Mr. Hunt was the owner and operator of Ackner Hunt Sand and Gravel in Averill Park for 30 years and prior to that operated H&H Construction in Averill Park.
He was a member of Odd Fellows and VFW in Averill Park and a member of the Grafton Baptist Church and a Navy Sea Bees veteran of World War II stationed in the Pacific Theatre.
Survivors in addition to his wife include three sons, Gary Alan (Beverly) Hunt, West Columbia, TX, Joel Boyd (Judy) Hunt, Stephentown and Brian Dale (Diane) Hunt, West Sand Lake, NY; two daughters, Dawn Marie Hunt-Bucci, West Sand Lake and Jan Lynn (Henry Tanner III) Hunt, West Sand Lake; 13 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Jerome Bruce Hunt and three sisters, Irene Leonard, Beverly Jane Ackner and Gloria Marian Hunt.
Relatives and friends may call at the West Stephentown Baptist Church 1672 NY 43West Stephentown on Sunday from 2-4 PM with a funeral service to follow at 4PM.
Interment will be in East Nassau Rural Cemetery East Nassau.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Jerome Griffin Hunt to the Town of Sand Lake Veteran`s Memorial Park 173 Biittig Road Averill Park, NY 12018.