Wellsville, NY - Gary Michael Hunt, 65, of 75 Johnson Street passed away on Monday, June 22, 2015 at Jones Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. He was born May 3, 1950 in Wellsville the son of Ramond and Sylvia (Hurd) Hunt.
Gary drove a cab for ABC Cab Company in Wellsville for many years. He was an artist and has displayed his paintings at various locations in the Wellsville area. He was a former member of the Allegany Arts Association and was a loving caregiver to several friends and family over the years.
He is survived by his mother of Wellsville, his step-mother, Linda Hunt (David) Boundy of Wellsville, two sisters, Kimberly (Dennis) Herr of Wellsville and Kathy Wittie of Andover, a step-sister, Darcy (Carson) Shutt of Galton, PA, four nieces & nephews, Brandon and Kristine Herr, Kyle (Stephanie) Wittie, and Kolton Wittie, a great niece, Kinsley Wittie, two step nephews, Ethan and Max Lanphere, and the children of Eva Willets; Brian, Laura, Cindy and Alice and their families. He was predeceased by his father, Ramond, a step-brother, Lars Lanphere, a brother-in-law, Karl “Knub” Wittie and his long time loving companion, Eva Willets.
Friends are invited to call on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Wellsville. The funeral will follow the visitation at 1:00 pm Friday in the funeral home with Rev. Ralph Eastlack presiding. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to any charity of the donor’s choice. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.