Sunday, August 23, 2015
Lt. Col. Theodore Huntington Passes
Lt. Col. Theodore (Ted) L. Huntington, age 73, of Davidsonville, died on Saturday, July 25, 2015 following a 13 years bout with Alzheimers.
Ted was born on October 30, 1941 in Manitowoc, WI. He was the son of the late Wilber N. and Esther P. Huntington. Ted was a graduate of Lincoln High School with the class of 1960 and continued his education at the Alexian Brother School of Nursing in Chicago, IL. He was an army nurse and served in Vietnam and the Gulf War. Ted was an artist, painter, photographer, sculptor, ceramicist and writer. He would have celebrated his 50th anniversary this summer with his wife, Clarita Jabonillo Huntington, who preceded him in death in January 2015.
He is survived by four children: Joe, Jay, Julie, and Jeff, all of Maryland; eleven grandchildren, one great grandchild, one sister and brother-in-law: Kathleen "Kitty" and Dennis Ryan; sister-in-law: Margaret Huntington; brother-in-law: Wes Jolin; all of Manitowoc, nieces, nephews, cousins, along with other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Wilber and Esther Huntington; four sisters: Pauline (Lester) Graebel, Wilma (Emil) Budysz, Angeline Hernandez, and Betty Jolin; two brothers: Wilber (Mae) Huntington and Reuben Huntington; also nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Family Catholic Church in Davidsonville, MD with interment in Maryland's Veteran Cemetery, Crownsville, MD.
Online condolences to the family may be sent to www.KalasFuneralHome.com.