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William L. Hunt

December 15, 1937 ~ January 16, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old
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William Hunt Obituary

William L. Hunt, 86 years. U.S. Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Jeanette for 54 years.  Loving father of Joyce (Kirk II) Petersen, the late Marsha (Bruce) Hodina, and the late Michael (Maria) Hunt.  Cherished Papa/Grandpa of Hannah (John) Ghassan, Kirk III (Armi Grace) Petersen, Sam Hunt, Ryan (Brittany) Petersen, Emily Petersen, Rachel Hunt, and Brad Petersen.  Great-Grandfather of Kirk IV, Izzie, Noah, Theo, and Maddie.  Dear brother of the late Vera, Fay, Diane, and Jerry, and brother-in-law of Marge and Fred Ludwig, Pat and Rich Crotty, Becky and Junior Hartmann, and Rosie and Bob (Jeannie) Duh.  Fond uncle, cousin, and friend of many. This simple guy with a heart and soul so big will be greatly missed.

Visitation Friday, January 19, 2024 from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the Becvar & Son Funeral Home, 5539 W. 127th Street, Crestwood.  Lying-In-State on Saturday, January 20th at The Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 7800 S. McCarthy Road, Palos Heights, from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Service at 10:30 A.M.  Interment private.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ( would be appreciated.  For more info:  (708) 824-9000 or                                                                                                                                                  

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January 19, 2024

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Becvar & Son Funeral Home & Cremation
5539 West 127th Street
Crestwood, IL 60418

Lying In State
January 20, 2024

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd
7800 W. McCarthy Road
Palos Heights, IL 60463

Funeral Service
January 20, 2024

10:30 AM
Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd
7800 W. McCarthy Road
Palos Heights, IL 60463


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856


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