Keith Hunt age 88 of Coffeyville, Kansas passed entered his eternal resting place surrounded by family on Saturday, October 7, 2017.
Keith was born in Silver City, Iowa on April 26, 1929 to Ed and Edna Hunt. He graduated from the Red Oak, Iowa High School. Keith was drafted into the Army in 1953. He spent 1 1/2 years in Germany as a Supply Clerk and was honorably discharged in 1955. In October 1955, Hunt went to work for J.C.Penny Company which was apparently, the right move for him to make because he ended up working for them for 35 years, 27 as Manager in Coffeyville. June 14, 1997 married Jewel Jarman. After his retirement in 1991 he was able to do more of what he enjoyed, golf with his friends and his wife, fishing, hunting and wood working. Together he and Jewel loved to travel and in 1998 went back to Germany. He loved his family, get-together's, playing his guitar and singing.
Keith has been Past President of: The Chamber of Commerce, The Kiwanis, The Salvation Army, The New Beginnings Festival Board, and 21 years on The Retail Committee. He was a long time member and usher of the First United Methodist Church.
He was proceeded in death by his parents; two brothers, Don and Virgil Hunt; two sisters, Kathaleen Phiffer and Phyllis Bradley.
Survivors include his wife Jewel of the home and five children by a previous marriage. Debbie Butcher, Texarkana, TX; Teresa Mott, Tulsa Ok; Tammy and Ed James, Tyro, Ks; Stephen and Sarah Hunt, Bloomington, IL; and David Hunt, Tulsa, Ok. Step-children; Bradley and Christi Jarman, Chanute, KS; Scott and Kriss Jarman of Coffeyville; and Jennifer Medina of Bartlesville, OK. Sister, Donna and Leonard Carlson, Red Oak IA.; brother, Delbert and Jane Hunt, Underwood, IA,
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 11:00 am at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel, 2405 Woodland Ave., Coffeyville, Kansas. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 pm. Committal Services will take place at a later date. To leave a message of condolence for the family visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com