MOUNT VERNON — Sarah Agnes “Sally” (Hunt) Thompson, 68, a resident of the Ohio Eastern Star Health Care Center, died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, at the care center.
She was born Aug. 23, 1942, in Mount Vernon to the late William Jack and Mary Agnes (Blubaugh) Hunt. She married Jack Thompson, who preceded her in death on Dec. 11, 2003. She was a 1960 graduate of Howard High School, and retired from Mel’s Florist in Bexley. She enjoyed reading, going out to eat and to the movies, animals, and traveling with her husband Jack, especially to historic sites and old Civil War battlefields.
She is survived by a sister, Patricia (Mik) Dudevszky of Mount Vernon; two brothers, John (Candy) Hunt of Howard and Charles (Sharon) Hunt of Bladensburg; a stepbrother, Thomas (Karen) Baker of Columbus; a stepsister, Connie (Carl) Biggs of Fredericktown; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Jeanne Coakley of Columbus.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Jack Hunt and Mary Agnes Hunt Baker; and her stepfather, Doyal Baker.
A funeral Mass will be held Saturday, Jan. 22, at 11 a.m. at the St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville with the Rev. Father F. Richard Snoke officiating. Burial of cremains will follow at St. Luke Cemetery. Visitation is one hour prior to service time at the church. The Fischer Funeral Home in Danville is handling arrangements; www.fischerfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Luke Catholic Church, P.O. Box P, Danville, OH 43014; or to the Humane Society, 400 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.