Margaret “Maggie” Hunt, 79, of Adamsburg, passed away on Friday, June 3, 2016. She was born on July 27, 1936 in Wilkinsburg, the daughter of the late Roy and Helen Linhart, and was raised by her grandparents Roy and Mary Linhart. Maggie married Robert “Bob” Hunt on May 4, 1954 and they enjoyed 62 years of a beautiful marriage. She worked for the Westmoreland Intermediate Unit for more than 24 years as a teacher's aide. Maggie volunteered for the Girl Scouts as a troop leader and was the neighborhood cookie chairman for many years.
A long-time resident of Irwin, she was a member and past president of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Irwin Volunteer Fire Department, and a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Irwin. She was an accomplished and creative seamstress. Maggie was the loving wife of Bob; loving mother of daughters Cam (John) Kovach and Tanya (Robert) Francis; dear grandmother of Michael and Kathryn (Katie) Kovach and Robert (Robbie) and Ryan Francis; sister of Richard (Dick) Linhart; also cousins Bill, Melvin, and Elton Humphries. Friends and family will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the William Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., 521 Main Street, Irwin, 724-863-1200, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Rescue League at www.animalrescue.org. For online condolences please visit www.snyderfuneralservices.com.
Originally published June 05, 2016.