ARCANUM - Wanda M. Hunt, age 97, of Arcanum, Ohio, passed away at 11:50 p.m. June 19, 2013 in the Heartland of Greenville Nursing Home.
Wanda was born April 13, 1916, in Darke County, Ohio, and the daughter of the late Cornelius L. and Vernie E. (Van Scoyk) Schmidt.
She was a homemaker and had been employed at Fram Corp. of Greenville.
Wanda collected cups and saucers and raised parakeets.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Milford R. "Gabby" Hunt May 28, 1991. They were married May 31, 1940. Also her brothers, Cornelius "Trappy" Schmidt, Floyd Schmidt, Charles "Chick" Schmidt, Marvin "Bob" Schmidt and James "Bimmy" Schmidt. Sisters Hazel Fry, Mildred Lane, Doris Nestor, Lee Cline, and infant sister Mabel Mae Schmidt.
Wanda is survived by sisters June Bergman of Galloway, Jean Longfellow of Greenville and Ruth Welbaum of Arcanum. Sisters-in-law Esther Schmidt and Kathy Schmidt of Greenville. Brother-in-law Bill Nestor of Englewood, Ohio. Also numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio, with the Chaplain Candy Null officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends on Monday one hour prior to the services in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, it is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the charity of your choice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com