Donald R. Hunt
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Virginia Beach - Donald R. Hunt, 89, passed away December 27, 2013. Born in High Point, NC, he was decorated World War II veteran serving 22 years in the U.S. Navy and was aboard the USS Ommaney Bay on Jan. 4th, 1945 when it was sunk by enemy fire. After his military career, he worked for W.T. Grant and Co. in the electronics sales department, later retiring from J.C. Penney as the Electronics Sales Manager. Donald was a member of Haygood United Methodist Church. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary N. Hunt; and a daughter, Dale E. Ellis.
Left to cherish his memory is his son, Bradley R. Hunt and his wife Valentina; four grandchildren, Bryan R. Hunt, Jonathan R. Hunt, Tyler R. Hunt and Erin Ellis; and three great-grandchildren, Deanna Hunt, Jonathan R. Hunt Jr., and Tyrin Ellis.
A graveside service will be held Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Rosewood Memorial Park at 11 a.m. Altmeyer Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Altmeyer Funeral Home Southside Chapel
5792 Greenwich Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Dec. 29, 2013