Warren Williams Hunt died peacefully at his home in Branford, Connecticut on October 4, 2012 after waging a courageous battle with melanoma. Warren was born in New Haven, Connecticut on June 17, 1933 and was predeceased by his parents, Dean and Myrtle Hunt. He was married to the late Cinda Peterson Hunt. Warren is survived by his loving daughters Dena O’Shaughnessy and her husband James of Hopkinton, MA; Nancy Hunt and her fiancé Dave Connolly of Branford, CT; and Tracy Durfee and her husband Herbert of Grand Isle, VT. He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren, Carly and Conor O’Shaughnessy and Herbert and Madison Durfee. He also leaves behind his extended family at Acura by Executive of North Haven, CT and many dear friends. Warren (Ace) enjoyed spending time golfing and boating and was out on the water until two weeks before his death. He was a devoted New York Giants fan and enjoyed attending games with his lifelong friend, Frank Gavay. In his youth, Warren was a standout basketball player and recruited to play for Rochester Institute of Technology. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
A funeral service will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, North Haven on Wednesday morning, October 10th at 10:00 with the Rev. Edward Cornell officiating. Interment with full military honors will follow in Northford Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Tuesday, October 9th from 4 – 7 pm. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Melanoma Research Foundation at www.melanoma.org.