Hunt died on March 5, 2017, of cancer.
Dave Hunt is an American comic book creator and professional illustrator. He is best known for his inking work. Hunt started working for Marvel Comics in the early 70s on titles like "Amazing Spider-Man", "Sgt. Fury", "The Incredible Hulk" and many others. His first work for DC Comics was in 1978 on the Green Lantern title. After this, he worked on several other comics including Batman Family, Detective Comics, Batman, Adventure Comics and many more. He had long runs on Superman and Action Comics (inking Curt Swan) and Scooby-Doo.