Ardath L. Hunt July 14, 1937 – September 23, 2012 Ardath L. Hunt, age 75, of Mack, Colorado passed away September 23, 2012, at Eagle Ridge of the Grand Valley, after a long illness. Ardath was born July 14, 1937, in Upland, California. She was married in 1956, and had three sons. The family moved to Palisade in 1967. She later divorced. Ardath worked at Lockheed Missile and Space Division in Van Nuys, California. She was a licensed Nursing Home Administrator at Palisade Nursing Home. She also was a traveling Auditor and Building Inspector for Essential Insurance where she covered Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming. She was president of the Altruss Club and served on the United Way board. She was a Master Gardener. She participated in many Mesa County Fairs. She enjoyed her animals, working in her gardens and spending time with her family. She is survived by her three sons and their wives, Ryan and Lorri of Mack, and their children, Samantha and Harlen; Randall and Bretina and their children, Evan and Heather of Grand Junction, and Raymond and Susan of Canoga Park, California. She is also survived by two brothers, Charles and his wife, Jane of California, and Dale and former sister-in-law, Pat, both of California; three nieces; one nephew; one great-nephew, and one great-niece. No services are planned. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado.