Jean (Allen) Hunt – Cumberland

Jean (Allen) Hunt – Cumberland

Jean (Allen) Hunt, of Cumberland, died at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center on January 1, 2018, after a short illness. She lived in the house where her husband Irving was born for 62 years.

Born April 19, 1929, she was one of the 10 children of the late Ethel (Richardson ) Allen and Howard Allen.

She was predeceased by her husband, Irving, and her sisters, Dolly Holburn, Connie Riccio, Ruth Rubinacci, Shirley Quinn and Ann Williams, and her brothers Earl Allen, John Allen and Richardson Allen.

Jean is survived by her sons, Craig Bloomer of Sterling, Conn., Bradford Hunt (Jennifer) and Raymond Hunt, both of Cumberland; a brother Robert Allen (Caroline) of Bradenton, FL; and grandchildren Beth Bloomer, Victoria Hunt and Nathaniel Hunt and several nieces and nephews.

She was active in Cumberland Community Christian Church, the Cumberland Senior Center and St. Patrick’s Seniors. Summers were spent on West Island in Fairhaven, MA, for over 30 years.

Jean worked at Ann & Hope for 15 years and The Newport Creamery for more than 20 years.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 13, at 11 a.m., at Cumberland Community Christian Church, 481 Broad St., Cumberland.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904 or Cumberland Community Christian Church, 481 Broad St., Cumberland 02864.