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Michael "Mike" Hunter

Feb 15, 1945 - Jan 31, 2018
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    Mike Hunter, 72, passed away peacefully on January 31st, 2018 in his Easton, Washington home, with his beloved wife of 39 years, Jo Hunter and granddaughter, Coral Neumiller at his side.  

    Mike made it his life mission to serve and protect others which include service in the United States Army (Ft. McClellan Alabama), Federal, State, County, and private sectors of law enforcement.  Mike has been a Security Officer with King County since 1999, just short of 20 years of service.  Mike worked several years at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent, WA where he was always known for his friendly smile and helpful demeanor to all the staff and guests that visited.
    His years of public service include; being a Security Manager, Chief of Police for the City of La Push Washington, Chief of Security at Snoqualmie Pass Washington, and a commissioned deputy for King and Kittitas Counties.  His career and accomplishments in serving his country and the protection of the public span a period of 5 decades. His service made a major impact on the communities and organizations he protected and served.
    Mike is survived by his wife Jo, children Carrie and Sonny Neumiller, and his loving family which includes 6 grandchildren, 11 greatgrandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.  
    Mike will receive full military honors at Tahoma National Cemetery 18600 SE 240th Street, Kent on Thursday March 8th at 3:00 pm.  Join us in celebrating Mike’s life on Friday March 9th, 2018, 1:00 pm at Grace Community Church 1320 Auburn Way South, Auburn, WA.  
    It is the wishes of the family that donation be made to the local chapter of Kittitas County Veterans Coalition memorial in care of Brookside Funeral Home, 101 E 2nd Ave, Ellensburg, WA 98926

Funeral Information

Funeral service

Mar 9, 2018:1:00 pm

Grace Community Church

Auburn, WA




Tahoma National Cemetery

Kent, WA