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Seattle man's death linked to virus, son says

Mar 11, 2020 - The Seattle Times

The death of an 86-year-old Seattle man has been linked to COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to his son.

Kenneth Robert Hunt died Monday, according to a Facebook post by his son, Ken Hunt Jr., of Seattle, and a statement from the Ida Culver House in the Ravenna neighborhood, where Mr. Hunt was a resident.

"At 86 and with his underlying lung and kidney issues, he perfectly fit onto that at-risk population," Hunt Jr. wrote of his father Monday, "but the...