August 22, 2019

Gerald E. Hunter


Gerald E. Hunter, 70, of Rehoboth, unexpectedly died at home on Monday, April 23, 2018. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Clifford D. Hunter & Rita D. (Vincent) Hunter.

Gerald was a self-employed painter and avid gardener who had a “green thumb.” He was a Deacon of Joy Fellowship in Westerly. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era.

He leaves his loving siblings: Wayne C. Hunter & his wife Edie of Williams, AZ, Marge R. Soares & her husband John of Attleboro, Paula M. Fernandes of Rehoboth, John M. Hunter & his wife Linda, Randy V. Hunter & his wife Marty of Rehoboth, & brother-in-law of Robert Randall of Wareham. He was the brother of the late Susan J. Randall & brother-in-law of the late James Fernandes. He was the cherished uncle of nine nieces & nephews, & many grand-nieces & nephews.

His graveside service will be held Monday, April 30, 2018 at 11:00 am at Greenwood Cemetery, Plain Street, Rehoboth.

Relatives & friends are invited & may call on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 pm at J.H. WILLIAMS & CO. FUNERAL HOME, 210 Taunton Avenue, Route 44, East Providence.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to the Greenwood Cemetery Association, 11 Brook St., Rehoboth, MA 02769 will be appreciated. For online messages of condolence, kindly visit


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