Watertown- John M. Hunt, 61, passed away February 1st, 2014 at the Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, following a brief illness. In accordance with his wishes there will be no public services.
He was born in Watertown March 18, 1952, a son to James and Evelyn Youngs Hunt. He would go on to graduate from Watertown High School. Mr. Hunt worked as a code enforcement officer for Jefferson county until his retirement.
Surviving besides his mother, Evelyn, are a son and daughter-in-law: Chris (Jessica) Hunt, Watertown; 2 granddaughters: Lillian & Roselyn; 3 brothers: Patrick (Mary Louise) Hunt, Tim (Barb) Hunt, Brian Hunt; and 2 sisters: Kathy McWayne, Karen Hunt.
Besides his father, James, he is also predeceased by a son, Daniel.
Donations may be made in his name to Watertown Savings Bank in c/o Christopher Hunt for the benefit of his grandchildren: PO Box 250, Watertown, NY 13601.
Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.
Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com.