George Hunt, 76, of Ridgeville, Indiana, passed away at 2:47 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2018, while in the company of family members, at IU?Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana.

George was born in Dunkirk, Indiana, on Oct. 6, 1941, a son of the late Marilla (Harness) and Clarence  Hunt.

George attended Dunkirk High School and was a machine operator at Indiana Glass.

He was the loving husband of Linda K. (Huffman) Hunt who he happily married on June 28, 1969.

George loved people, riding on his golf cart, watching westerns and his many Pincher Pups that he and Linda raised and took to dog shows over the years.

George is survived by his wife Linda and several extended family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Pearlie Mae Bunch.

Friends are invited to call Wednesday, March 7, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at MJS Mortuaries – Ridgeville Chapel.

Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Linda McBride officiating. Burial will be held at Bear Creek Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Linda requests donations be made to Purdue University Small Animal Hospital.

Arrangements have been entrusted to MJS Mortuaries – Ridgeville Chapel.