Thomas Jay Hunsaker

10/6/1946 ~ 11/19/2020

Thomas Jay Hunsaker the greatest man in the world, the man we had the privilege to call father was born to Oscar Jay and Esther Thayne Hunsaker on October 6, 1946 and died November 19, 2020. He was raised in Salt Lake City Utah. He had 4 brothers and 3 sisters. He married his sweetheart Margaret Johnson for all eternity in the Salt Lake City Temple on June 26, 1970. Together they had 6 sons and 4 daughters. They raised their family on a small farm in American Fork Utah. Dad was an amazing example of how one should live. He was devoted to his family and always gave them his best. He was always willing to listen to our problems without casting judgement. He held many callings in the church, including serving five years as an Ordinance Worker in the Manti Temple. He was an Eagle Scout with two Palms. He served an LDS mission in Australia. He served his country as an MP in the Army National Guard for 6 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents Oscar and Esther, his older sister Patricia, and younger brother Ferrall. He is survived by his wife Margaret and his Children Louise(Jim) Carter, Travis (Nicole), Kirtus (Rebecca), Daniel (Kassie), Jodi (Jacob) Putnam, Lorena (Jason) Young, Julie (Charlie) Brown, Timothy (Alexis), Ronald (Stacey), Kelly (Crystal). 31 Grandchildren, 6 Great grandchildren, 2 Sisters and 3 brothers and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. with a viewing at 1:00 p.m. all at the Fountain Green City Cemetery. Online condolences at rasmussenmortuary.com
We love you dad and will always remember the lessons you taught us. This isn’t a good-bye but a See you later. Hatimi kidiki.

One Response to “Thomas Jay Hunsaker”

  1. Vickie says:

    Margaret we have some good memories of Tom. He sure could milk a cow. He also liked to get wet. We will miss him. We love you. Alan and Vickie

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