Gerald

June 21, 1955 ~ November 26, 2021

Born in: Batavia, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY

Gerald (Jerry) Hunt

Greece: passed away unexpectedly at home on November 26, 2021 at the age of 66.  Born in Batavia in 1955, Jerry lived all his life in the Rochester and Finger Lakes areas, most recently in Greece, NY.  Jerry was predeceased by his parents, Kenneth G. Hunt, Janet Wackenheim Beck, and stepmother Alice Hunt; sister, Cheryl Hunt Whiteford.  He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Jeanette Heigl Hunt; his children Kenneth (Laura) Hunt of East Amherst, NY, Ryan (Brigid) Hunt of Taylors, SC, and Elise (Kevin) Mettler of Henrietta, NY;  his beloved grandchildren Isla and Neal Hunt, and Connor Mettler; brothers Calvin (Edith), Kyle (Lisa) and Keith Hunt; many nieces and nephews, family members, and friends.

Jerry was a devoted priest in the New Apostolic Church for many years.  His ability to empathize and communicate with others brought joy to him and those he served.

His love for his children and especially being “Poppa” to his grandchildren was his greatest joy and center of his life in his final years.

A private memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 4 at 11:00 AM preceded by family visitation at 10:00 AM.  For those wishing to participate remotely, the service will be broadcast via a call-in phone line at the following number: 716-362-8992.  Use ID 24335#

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Jerry’s memory to  www.nationalmssociety.org/Chapters/NYR or

www.connectlife.org

To share a memory of Jerry or send a condolence to the family visit  www.meesonfamily.com

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  1. I am so sorry for your loss Jeanette! Please let me know if there is anything I can do! Sincerely, Maria Catalano

  2. Jeanette ~ We are so sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing. May memories of the laughter & love you shared bring you peace 99
    now and always. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love,
    Carole and Dennis♥️

  3. Jeanette ~ We are so sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing. May memories of the laughter & love you shared bring you peace 99
    now and always. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love,
    Carole and Dennis♥️

  4. Jeanette and family, I am so sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
    Sincerely, Nancy Adair

  5. My deepest sympathy for your loss of your beloved father🙏 You are in our thoughts and prayers🙏

    • I’m so sorry for this very difficult time loosing your husband your Dad , your Poppa your friend. We spent many happy times with cousin Jerry. Attending Youth functions and church activities and just hanging out. He always brought a smile and laughter to us. The many hours spent in the car listening to music and singing along brought such Joy to our hearts Jerry had a wonderful mellow tenor voice. He will be sorely missed.

  6. Jeanette and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how much you cared for each other and your family. May the strength of the Lord help you and your family during these days. ❤ love Nancy Kita

  7. Jeanette and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how much Jerry meant to you and your family. The Lord will be watching over you and your family during this difficult time. Love ❤ Nancy Kita

  8. Jeanette and Family,
    I am so very sorry for your loss. Can not imagine what you are going through. May the Lord keep his hand on your shoulder as you find your way through the coming days, and may you eventually be able to smile some day when you remember him and all the love you shared.
    Hugs, Tina McCoy

  9. Beverly and I are saddened by passing of Jerry. Our prayers are with you and the family. God Bless!

  10. Jeanette,
    I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace in the many memories you have. My prayers are with you and your family.

  11. Dear Jeanette and family,
    Our hearts ache and are saddened that we must part with Jerry – for now.
    Jerry was always with a smile and such a pleasant one to speak with over the years, especially concerning our faith.
    We know he can rest now from any difficulties he had to face – and we look forward that we we can all be together again in our Father’s kingdom.

    We embrace you with our hearts and support you in our prayers and in our thoughts.

    With love,
    Russ & Charlotte Burr

  12. I remember Jerry from the time he & his Father, Ken, entered my life through Alice. A long time ago before he became the Big Brother to Calvin, Kyle & Keith. A very special family was shaped by and for Alice, a very special Friend, with her husband, Ken, a new and special friend, You boys have my sympathy in the loss of your Brother, Jerry. My caring reaches out to your now extended and very large family. Keep on shining for your Mom & Dad! Your loving “Auntie Bev”

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