Mr. Hunter was a Senior Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester L. and Frances Barbara, nee Scoffield, Hunter; and one sister, Barbara Snow.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret F., nee McGruddy, Hunter;
Brenda (Martin) McLoone of Ireland,
Savannah, Ciara, Dejan , Maeveann, and Patrick.
Memorials may be made to HSHS Hospice, in the form of Masses, or to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at St. Peter’s Cathedral, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at St. Peter’s Cathedral, Belleville, IL with Msgr. John Myler officiating. Burial with military honors will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO
We are honored and blessed to have known Jim. He was a great person who loved and cared for those around him. You will truly be missed Jim.
Maeveann and Martin Mc Loone, Donegal, Ireland, N/A
Generous and kind man. We will miss you Jim. Rest in peace.
Ciara McLoone, Donegal, Ireland ,
Such a pleasure to have known you Jim, I will always remember our card games. You truly were an amazing man and will be sorely missed. Rest in peace Jim
Patrick Naomi Ava, Donegal, Ireland,
He was one of the nicest men you could ever meet, always trying to make you happy however he felt. He played cards with me and always entertained me. I really loved him and will always miss such a nice man.
Dejan Broja, swindon, wiltshire, SN3 6HG