Charles E. Hunt

Birth: October 25th, 1927
Death: February 18th, 2013
Age: 85 years
Survived By: Chuck is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Charles Elmer Hunt of Caro, age 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 18, 2013 at the Tuscola County Medical Care Facility.  He was born October 25, 1927 in Caro, the son of the late Edgar & Gertrude L. (Flansburg) Hunt and was a lifelong area resident.  Following graduation from high school, Chuck served with the U.S. Army in Europe and later was called back to service in Korea.  Following his discharge from the army, he worked in the Chicago Post Office for a brief period. In his return to Caro, Chuck held a variety of jobs before he started his career as a life insurance agent.  Chuck was a member of the Caro United Methodist Church.  He also was a life member & Past Master of Mt. Moriah Lodge #226 F&AM, Caro Chapter #96 R.A.M., the Bay City Scottish Rite, the Bay City Elks Club for several years, the Caro V.F.W. Post #4164, and had served on the Caro Fire Department for many years.   

Chuck is survived by several nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, Chuck was preceded in death by his son, Clayton ‘Clay’ Hunt on December 26, 2009; Clay’s mother, Velma Hunt on January 7, 2013; and two sisters, Leona Cookenmaster and Mayree Harms. 

In respect of his wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at the Caro United Methodist Church with Rev. Gregg Mayberry officiating, immediately followed by a Masonic Memorial Service.  Military Honors provided by the Caro V.F.W. Post #4164 and the U.S. Army will follow.  The family will receive friends at the Caro United Methodist Church on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:00 p.m.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Tuscola County Medical Care Facility Forget-Me-Not’s.  The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro.  Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at


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