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Howard L. Hunter Jr.

Howard L. Hunter Jr., 77, of DuBois, died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020 at his home.

Born on Dec. 10, 1942 in DuBois, he was the son of the late Howard L. Hunter Sr. and Amy E. (Carlson) Hunter. His mother survives and lives in DuBois.

On June 29, 1963 he married the love of his life, Carol G. (Fye) Hunter. She preceded him in death on Sept. 22, 2003.

Howard was a 1960 graduate of DuBois Area High School where he was a standout athlete. He was a longtime DuBois resident with 13 years spent in Muncy.

Howard was a real estate agent in the area for many years, was an avid golfer and loved to bowl and tend to his flowers. He had been a sports broadcaster for WDBA radio for over 10 years. He was very involved in the Christian and Missionary Alliance Church where he taught Sunday school for many years and most recently attended the First Baptist Church in DuBois.

He was a devoted Christian father to three daughters: Wendy Zimmerman of Lock Haven, Sherri Buckwalter and her husband, Doug of Lock Haven, and Cynthia Willson and her husband, Mark of Clinton Township, Mich.; and one son, Terry Hunter of Turbotville. He is also survived by his siblings: Kenneth Hunter and his wife, Sheila of Muncy, David Hunter and his wife, Barbara of Turbotville, Saundra Ellenberger and her husband, Randall of Enon Valley, Pa., and Dennis Hunter and his wife, Janie of DuBois; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Robyn Wolfgang.

Due to our current circumstances, there will be no public visitation.

A private funeral service will be held from the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc.

Burial will be in Morningside Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Christian and Missionary Alliance, 8595 Explorer Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920.

Online condolences can be sent to www.baronickfuneralhome.com.