Harold E. Hunt

Posted July 11, 2013 at 10:20 am


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Harold E. Hunt, 73, El Dorado Springs, passed away July 5, 2013, in Nevada Regional Medical Center. Harold was born on Sept. 6, 1939, in Gooding, ID, to Arthur and Bessie (Skakal) Julian.

Harold graduated high school in 1957. After graduating high school, Harold went to work at the milk plant in town. He worked there until he retired in 2003 after 45 years of service.

Harold was a very active member of the Eagles Aerie #4279. He was Worthy President 1999-2000 and held various other offices and worked on many committees over the years.

On Feb. 12, 1961, he married Sondra Neely. To this union three children were born – Harold Jr., Daniel and Misti.

Harold was an avid golfer and deer hunter and loved taking his boat to the lake fishing for crappie. In his last year of life, Harold was able to enjoy each of these activities one last time.

Survivors include his three children – Harold Hunt Jr, Daniel Hunt and Misti Hunter and husband – Curtis; four grandchildren – Courtney Smith and husband – Gary, Sondi, Sadie and Waylon Hunter; and three great-grandchildren – Logan, Katie and Lincoln Smith. Other survivors include his brothers and sisters – Junior Hunt, Harold Julian, Junior Julian and wife – Carol, Tommy Julian and wife – Louise, John Julian and wife – Bert, Carolyn Storbeck and husband – Dennis and Patti Alexander; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation services will begin at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, in Bland-Hackleman Chapel with graveside services to follow at Wright Cemetery with Rev. Brent Bland officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.

Memorial donations may be made to the Eagles Aerie #4279 in memory of Harold Hunt.

Online condolences may be left at www.blandhackleman.com.