Richard O. Hunt was born September 7, 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri to Paul and Dorothy (Farman) Hunt. He passed away December 20, 2009 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri.
Richard graduated from Rosedale High School in Kansas City, Kansas. He went to work for Trans World Airlines as an engine mechanic in s1955 and retired in 1992 after 37 years of service.
Richard was a passionate model train and watch collector and belonged to the train collectors association. He loved his grandchildren very much. Richard never met a stranger and enjoyed visiting with everyone.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Dorothy Hunt.
Richard is survived by his children, Rick Hunt and wife, Elena, Mililani, HI, Janice Beemer and husband, David, Lowry City, MO, Roger Hunt and wife, Christina, Wellsville, KS, three sisters, Lynna Fagala and husband, Larry; Paula Reed ; Arla Henry and husband, Steve. Also surviving are his ten grandchildren, David Lee Beemer, Tiffany Coke, Kristy Hanson, Jeramy Beemer, Ashali Beemer, Shannon Hunt, Kimberlee Hunt, Anna Hunt, Erica Hunt, Malina Hunt and one great grandchild, Merle Coke IV, other relatives and many friends.