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Dawn Richard Joseph Hunter

April 27, 1953 ~ November 17, 2017 (age 64)
Dawn Richard Joseph Hunter, native New Orleanian, died on November 17, 2017. He was the beloved eldest son of Evangeline Fell and Richard Hunter, and cherished brother of Jan, David, Lynn, Beth, Jim, and John. He is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. He graduated from Jesuit High School in 1971 and LSU in 1975 with a major in Broadcast Journalism. He was an award-winning news reporter who worked for various media outlets in Manassus, Virginia, and Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Shreveport, and New Orleans, Louisiana, including WWL and WRNO Radio.  He enjoyed the rigors of news reporting and directing, remaining in town to cover many hurricanes. He will be remembered as caring, generous, and dependable. He was well loved by all who knew him and will be dearly missed. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, in the J. Garic Schoen Chapel of JACOB SCHOEN & SON. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM and continue until Mass time. Please sign the guest book at www.schoenfh.com


 Service Information

Visitation
Wednesday
November 22, 2017

11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home
3827 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119

Service
Wednesday
November 22, 2017

1:30 PM
Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home
3827 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119


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