Mabel Hunter

Mabel Johnson Hunter passed away in Hollister, California on September 19th, 2017 at the age of 96.


Mrs. Hunter emigrated from Yorkshire, England with her late husband, Harry Hunter and daughters Geraldine and Marilyn in 1957. In 1958 she gained employment at San Benito County High School and Jr. College. She was also employed as Social and Executive Secretary for D. McCormick, President of McCormick Selph Association of Hollister. After Mr. McCormick’s retirement in 1964, Mabel was employed by Chester E. Ross, President of the San Benito County Bar Association of Hollister. On the death of Mr. Ross in 1985, after 20 years of service, Mrs. Hunter retired.


Mrs. Hunter is survived by her two daughters; Geraldine (Bill) Peterson of Grass Valley, CA and Marilyn Chiesa of Hollister; granddaughter Shelly Chiesa (Jim) of Grass Valley, CA; grandson Grant Peterson of Las Vegas; great-granddaughter Ashley Graybill (Chad) of Grass Valley, CA; and great-great granddaughter Stella Nova Graybill.


Services will be private