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John Willard Hultquist, Jr.

John Willard Hultquist, Jr.

John W. Hultquist, Jr., 74, died January 26, 2018 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital in Beaufort, SC, after a short illness.

John was born October 21, 1943 in Red Wing, MN, to the late John Willard and Arleen (Barker) Hultquist.

He graduated with a business degree from the University of Minnesota in 1965 and had a successful career in sales until his retirement in 2012.

John married the love of his life, Judy, on September 4,1964 and they went on to raise four children.

John and Judy moved to Beaufort, SC in 2001 after living several years in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and Atlanta, and were immediately involved with their church.

Upon his retirement, he become involved in Capa's Closet and Kirk Night and Family Promise at his church.

He was an avid golfer from a very young age and won several awards and golf tournaments throughout the years. He was very proud of being a member of the PGA (Presbyterian Golf Association).

John is survived by his wife Judy, his children Kirsten Agne (Todd), Lea Blanchard (Warren), John III (Debbie), and Mat (Jennifer), 10 grandchildren; his sisters Betty Spiker (Hank) and Marcy Hultquist of Atlanta.

A memorial service was held on February 1, 2018 at Sea Island Presbyterian church.