Steven P. Hunt, 48, of Sheboygan, passed away on Thursday afternoon, September 23, 2010 at TLC Homes in Sheboygan after a long battle with OPCA (Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy) surrounded by his family.
Steven was born on October 30, 1961 in Sheboygan Falls, the son of Bruce and Carolyn (Gross) Hunt. He attended Sheboygan Falls High School and in 1984 he moved to San Antonio, TX where he met and married Sherry Ewald. Steven lived in San Antonio for 20 years and had been working in the maintenance department of Lackland Air Force Base until the time of his illness. Five years ago Steven moved back to Wisconsin.
Steven enjoyed spending time with his children, camping, fishing, gardening, Halloween and will always be remembered as being a handyman.
Steven is survived by one daughter, Amanda Hunt of San Antonio, TX; one son, Nathaniel Hunt of San Antonio, TX; his mother, Carolyn Hunt; one sister, Anna-Louise Hunt of Howards Grove; two brothers, Timothy (special friend Deb Koeppen) Hunt of Sheboygan and Terry (Cherie) Hunt of Sheboygan Falls; one nephew, Brian Hunt and two nieces, Tiffany and Ashley Hunt; the mother of Amanda and Nathaniel Hunt, Sherry Ewald Shula.
Steven was preceded in death by his father, Bruce Hunt.
A celebration of Steven's life will be held on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 1:00 pm at the Wenig Funeral Home in Sheboygan Falls with the Rev. Mark Janzen officiating.
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 11:00 am until the time of the service at 1:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Steven's name.
Steven's family would like to give special thanks to the staff at Progressive Care Center and TLC Homes for their wonderful care and compassion.
For online condolences and additional information please visit www.wenigfuneralhome.com.
The staff of the Wenig Funeral Home of Sheboygan Falls (920-467-3431) is assisting the Hunt family.
Services Rendered by: Wenig Funeral Home