Patricia A. Hunt, obituary

Posted:  Friday, February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

WALDOBORO — Patricia A. "Pat" (Ward) Hunt, 69, died Feb. 14, 2017, in the Sussman House after brief illness. She was the loving wife of Otto Hunt, with whom she shared 35 years of marriage.

Born June 3, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Ola (Carter) Ward. Pat worked in Damariscotta as an assistant manager for Romeo's Pizza until her retirement, and also as a manager at Maritime Farms. Earlier in life she was employed as a pipefitter for Bath Iron Works and at Penobscot Poultry assisting in the daily functions of the business.

She volunteered for the last five years mowing the Union Fairgrounds and preparing meals for other volunteers at the Maine Blueberry Festival. She also spent time knitting mittens for the Mittens for Kids Drive and helping at the AKC Dog Show. In her spare time she loved quilting, sewing, knitting, crafts and cooking. Pat was an accomplished heavy machine operator.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her two sons, Terry Ward and his wife, Lisa, of Lacey, Wash., and John "Eddie" Ward and his wife, Toni, of Appleton; three stepsons, Dennis Hunt and his wife, Jennifer, of Readfield, Dwayne Hunt and his companion, Alice Bishop, of Warren, and David Hunt and his wife, Melissa, of White River Junction, Vt.; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Dennis Ward and his wife, Linda, of Belfast, and Allen Ward and his wife, Brenda, of Brooks; and several nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St. in Waldoboro. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend. A funeral service for Pat will be held Friday, Feb. 24, at noon at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St. in Waldoboro.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Sussman House, 6 Glen Cove Drive, Rockport, ME 04856.