CASCO — Theresa Hunt, 84, of Casco passed away peacefully, July 22, 2012 at the Maine Veterans’ Home in So. Paris, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Sept. 23, 1927, daughter of Hazel J. Lewis and Wesley Lombard.
Theresa will be fondly remembered for staying at home, raising her ten children, and being a devoted wife to her loving husband of 66 years, Clarence R. Hunt. In addition to being a wonderful mother she also found time to enjoy doing jigsaw puzzles, for which she created many unwritten rules, word searches, knitting and crocheting, harvesting their gar-den and working in the yard. Many will miss her annual popcorn balls given at Halloween and delicious jars of homemade piccalilli and strawberry jam.
She is survived by her husband Clarence R. Hunt; one sister, Lorraine Thorpe of South Casco; her children, Cherie Range and husband, Ed of Pine Knolls Shores, N.C., Stephen Hunt and wife, Beth, of Naples, Brenda Smith and husband, Donnie of St. Petersburg, Fla., Judy Hunt of Windham, Bruce Hunt and wife, Barbara of Naples, Cathy Strout and husband Joel, of Harrington, Wade Hunt and wife, Jackie of Casco, Donna Shannon and husband, Jim of Osteen, Fla., Lori Jordan and husband, Perry of Winter Springs, Fla., Kim Aguilar and husband, Jesus of Windham, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.Theresa was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post #155 of Naples. She and was employed many years ago at Point Sebago in Casco and Luther Gulick Camps in Raymond. The family wishes to thank her many special caregivers as well as the Maine Veterans Home for their excellent care and compassion to Theresa and her family.
A graveside service will be held at Murch Cemetery in South Casco on Thursday, July 26 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Maine Veterans’ Home, 477 High Street, So. Paris, ME 04281. Arrangements are by Hall Funeral Home, Casco.