PHOENIX, NY – Donald T. Hunt, 65, of Clay, NY, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, on Saturday April 14, 2018.
He was born on May 6, 1952, to his mother, Janice (Peck), and his late father, Dennis P. Hunt, in Lake Placid, NY.
He was a graduate of Long Lake High School, class of 1970.
Don was graduate of Paul Smith’s College and continued for another two years at Cornell to further his education.
Don was a shift supervisor at Armstrong World Industries, Volney, for many years.
An avid golfer, Don was a member at Rogues Roost G. C; received a Sports Emmy nomination for Outstanding Short Feature, Golf Central Limitless, entitled The Jim Hunt Story; rendering maple syrup in the “sugar shack,” a family project; volunteer firefighter and assistant chief for Volney Fire Department; assistant scoutmaster for BSA troops in Phoenix and Baldwinsville; a hunter and fisherman and enjoyed camping with his family.
Surviving are his wife of 46 1/2 years, Melissa J. (Shaffner) Hunt; his children, Amelia (Keith) O’Bryan of Weedsport, Donald T. (Richelle) Hunt,II of Phoenix, Stephanie (Raymond) Willis of Tonawanda, Tiffany (Kevin) Barnes of Central Square and Matthew (Jessica) Hunt of Baldwinsville; his mother, Janice Hunt; four brothers; eight sisters; 13 grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday April1 19, from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday April 20, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.
Funeral services will be on Friday April 20, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating.