Don Jean Hunsaker, 82, of Medford, Ore. passed away Thursday, December. 12, 2013 at his home. He was born July 18, 1931 in Kirksville, Mo. In 1954, in Glendale, Ariz., he married Phyllis Sue Johnson, who survives. Don worked for the El Monte, Calif. school district for 29 years, first as a teacher and later retiring as administrator. He had been in the National Guard for 12 years. He and Phyllis retired to the Rogue Valley in 1988. Don enjoyed fishing and woodworking.
Survivors, in addition to Phyllis, include three children, daughter, Dona (Brian) Gelsinger of Medford, Ore.; sons, Matt (Melanie) Hunsaker of Shasta Lake, Calif. and Will (Rhonda) Hunsaker of Adin, Calif.; five grandchildren, Jesse Gelsinger, Kelsey Massey, JC Hunsaker, Shane Hunsaker, and Shelby Hunsaker; and a brother, Gordon Hunsaker of Las Vegas, Nev.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at the Southern Oregon Rehabilitation and Resource Center(SORRC-VA Dom) in White City, Ore. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements.