Richard “Dick” Lee Hunt

Richard “Dick” Lee Hunt, age 81, of rural Veedersburg, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2024 at Wellbrooke of Crawfordsville. He was born on July 7, 1942 in McCordsville, Indiana to the late Edrie Dewitt and Sarah Catherine (Hook) Hunt.

Richard spent his life working as an Arborist for his brother’s company Hunt’s Tree Service. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and outdoorsman. Richard was a member of the American Legion Post 85 and VFW.

Richard will be deeply missed by his children, Michael (Cathy) Hunt, Joe Hunt, Darin (Michelle) Hunt, Sarah Hall, and Jason (Amber) West; siblings, Holman “Butch” Ronald Hunt and Leta Leigh Wallace; grandchildren, Melissa, Amy, Carrie, Kayla, Levi, Seth, Ashley, Alonna, Nicole, James, Daniel, Gavin, Garrett, Gabriel, Holly and Shauna; 27 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Trula Robbins; grandson, Dalton Hunt; and siblings, Curtis William Hunt, Otto Fairfax Hunt, James Finis Hunt, Robert Irvan Hunt, Hardy Herbert Hunt, George Dee Hunt, Hoosier Edison Hunt, Edrie “Jr” Dewitt Hunt, Betty Margaret Black, and Mary Catherine Duncan.

Cremation was chosen with a service at a later date. Sanders Priebe Funeral Care is entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at