Stanford Holly Hunt, 73, Sandpoint, September 28.
...Stanford Holly Hunt
Memorial services were held at the VFW Hall for lifetime Sandpoint resident Stanford Holly Hunt
, 77, who passed away September 28, one-half mile from the home he
was born in.Stanford
was born in his
Baldy Mountain Road home April 12, 1929, to Ralph and Carrie Hunt.He attended school through the eighth grade at the old North Star School up Pack River, then quit to go to work in the woods.At the age of 17, he enlisted in the Army, and served with the 88th Recon Troop in Trieste, Italy, from 1946 to 1949.
returned to Sandpoint, and to his
work in the woods.
On May 5, 1950, he
married Colleen Donna Pierce in Plains, Montana, and they spent the next 40 years working at logging camps in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and California.He
retired in 1990, and spent time picking huckleberries, fishing, hunting and hiking.He was a member of the Sandpoint Eagles Lodge for over 20 years.