William Haskell "Hack" Blunt of Cuba, Missouri was born to the union of James William and Anna (James) Blunt on November 20, 1924 in Steelville, Missouri and left from this life on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at the age of 88. Hack was united in marriage to Madeline Eleanor Dalton on July 20, 1946 and to this union three children were born William R. "Butch", Sandy and Dori. Hack retired from Mace Supermarket as a Meat Cutter after many years of dedicated service. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WW II and was a former member of the Cuba Volunteer Fire Dept. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, wood working and was known for his Christmas decorations. Hack is preceded in death by his parents; wife Madeline Eleanor (Dalton) Blunt; one brother Jim Blunt. Those who are left to treasure his memory and to continue his legacy are his three children Butch Blunt of St. James, Missouri, Sandy and husband Jack Hansel of St. Louis, Missouri and Dori and husband Norman Mar of Cuba, Missouri; one sister Betty Tallman of Lebanon, Indiana; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, one to be great-great-grandchild, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends. Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 1-2 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Mace, officiating. Hack gifted his body to Washington University School of Medicine, so that research may continue. The Mizell Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Blunt family.
Saturday, June 1st, 2013 1:00pm - 2:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home
Saturday, June 1st, 2013 2:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home