David Michael Hunter, 70, of LaSalle passed away on January 19, 2023 at Loyola Medical Center where he had been treated since his diagnosis of Acute Myeloid Leukemia on October 1, 2022.
A Celebration of David’s Life will be at a later date. The Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle is assisting his family with arrangements.
David was born in La Salle on September 24, 1952 to William and Willa (Ambrose) Hunter. He married Peggy Curtin on October 26, 1973. He worked as a pipefitter and plumber and retired from the State of Illinois.
David is survived by his wife Peggy; his children: Megan (John) Hepokoski, Emily (John) Kearney, and David Michael II (Jessica) Hunter; his grandchildren: Macy, Ava, John and Walter David Hepokoski, William and Anna Kearney, and David Michael III and Edward Hunter; and his sister, Susan (Michael) Johnson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, William, and his sister, Mary.