Kansas City, Missouri
Walter L. Hudnett, March 21, 1948, 68 years of age of Hunterdon County, New Jersey son of the late Walter Fink Hudnett and Florence Del Roco Hudnett, died on 09/14/2016 in Branchburg Township, New Jersey. Walt graduated from North Hunterdon High School, class of 1966. Upon graduation Walt moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma to play football and wrestling for Oklahoma State University, the following year moved to Garden City, Kansas where he met Connie Suzanne Bird of Holcomb, Kansas, where they started a family in Dodge City, Kansas. Walt and Connie had two daughters Cynthia Hudnett (Marble) (married to James Marble, child Mariah Marble) of Edwardsville, Kansas and Kendra Hudnett (Kingsbury) (married to Mark Kingsbury, children Kiely Kingsbury and Kagan Kingsbury) of Kansas City, Missouri. Walt later returned to New Jersey and retired as a civil draftsman. In 2009, Walt moved to Kansas City, Missouri to be closer to his daughters and grandkids.
Surviving are his siblings Terry Hudnett (married to Nancy Hudnett, children Brandy Hudnett and T.C. Hudnett) of High Bridge, New Jersey and Brett Hudnett (married to Denise Hudnett, children Evan Hudnett and Erin Hudnett) of Ringoes, New Jersey.
Walt enjoyed spending every moment with his daughters, son in-laws, and grandchildren. Walt lived everyday with an earnest heart, true sportsman, and protector to all. He took pride in his family, relished the friends and relationships he made throughout his life. Walt especially loved great music, classic vehicles and all things that went fast.
A private family service will be celebrated at a later time at the wishes of his daughters.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund, 901 E. Street, NW, Suite 100, Washington, D.C. 20004. Respect, Honor, And Remember. www.LawMemorial.org