Marvin R. Hunt, 79, of Clermont, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, May 23, 2014. He was born in Dayton, Ohio where he graduated from John Patterson Cooperative High School in 1954. He met the love of his life, Hilda, while in high school and married her on September 4, 1954. He was employed by NCR as a mechanical engineer. They moved to Orlando, Florida in 1973 with their 3 children. He was a devoted Christian husband, father and grandfather who loved to laugh and joke around. He was actively involved in church ministries until his health started to fail, he led music, helped to start a mission in Ohio, was a deacon, was on the tech crew, as well as many committees. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Orlando.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Hilda; son David (Deborah); daughters Betsy (Brent) Monk and Christa (Danny) Icenhour; brother Glenn (Voddie) Hunt of Bellbrook, Ohio; sister Jean Powell of Germantown, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Adam (Liz) Hunt, Matthew Hunt, Andrew Monk, Samantha Puryear, Michael Monk and Tori Puryear.
A Memorial service is scheduled for 11 am, Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Henry Chapel, First Baptist Church Orlando, 3000 S. John Young Pkwy, Orlando, FL, 32805. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Marvin's memory to Pastoral Care, FBC/Orlando