Cover photo for Elaine Mildred (Miller)  Hunt's Obituary

Elaine Mildred (Miller) Hunt

January 3, 1935 — April 2, 2020


Elaine Mildred Hunt, 85, of Tiffin, passed away at 4:32 pm Thursday, April 2, 2020, at her residence.

She was born January 3, 1935, in Fostoria, to Orville S. and Esther M. (Kelbley) Miller.  She married Robert S. Hunt on August 17, 1956 and he preceded her in death on November 27, 2008.

Survivors include three daughters, Veronica Hunt of Tiffin, Cindy Dunne of Dublin, and Sarah  Hanna of Tiffin; four grandchildren, Thomas (Mary Jo) and Sonia Dunne, and Jeremy and Gabbi Hanna; and one brother, Donald (Judy) Miller  of Fostoria.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, David Miller.

Mrs. Hunt was a 1953 graduate of St. Wendelin High School.  She was a retired businesswoman, having owned San-Mar Pharmacy, B & K Home Medical Services, 2 nursing homes, and ECS Billing & Consulting.  She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mohawk Country Club, Y-Wives, and the YMCA Board. She was a community advocate, leading many fund-raising campaigns including those which built the YMCA and the Frost-Kalnow Stadium.

Elaine loved her family unconditionally and her grandchildren were her pride and joy.  She loved attending their school activities and was their biggest cheerleader and supporter.  Her entrepreneurial spirit never waned even in retirement. She had a big heart and was always there to help those who came to her for advice or help.  She loved to play bridge, golf and spending time with family and friends.

Due to Covid restrictions, her funeral was delayed but is now scheduled.  A Celebration of Life Memorial Mass will be 9:30 am Saturday, July 25, 2020, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with entombment following in Seneca Memory Gardens Mausoleum.  The Mass may be viewed live by going to

In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bob & Elaine Hunt Memorial Fund at the Tiffin Community Foundation.  Donations are given to charitable organizations through Tiffin and Seneca County.  To choose the charity of your choice by donating through the Bob & Elaine Hunt Fund, contact the Tiffin Community Foundations at 419-448-1791.

Arrangements are under the care of the Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, Ohio  44883 (419)447-3113.

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Starts at 9:30 am (Eastern time)

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St. Joseph Catholic Church

36 Melmore Street
Tiffin, OH 44883

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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Seneca Memory Gardens Mausoleum

4565 U.S. 224
Tiffin, OH 44883

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