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Foster Merlen Kunz
Original name: Foster Merlin Kunz
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1960
Bern
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1981
Sandy
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

"Foster Merlen Kunz, 65, a vice president of the Marriott Corporation for 29 years before his retirement in May, died of leukemia Tuesday at his home in Sandy, Utah.

A vice president of industrial relations for the corporation, Mr. Kunz had served as vice president for governmental affairs for the past two years. Before joining Marriott, he was a special agent for the FBI for 10 years.

Mr. Kunz was born in Bern, Idaho. He graduated from Utah State Agricultural College and earned a master's degree from Yale University.

He was a former resident of Potomac and a former bishop and stake high commissioner of the D.C. Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Survivors include his wife, the former Helena Millard, whom he married in 1942, and a son, Blair L., of Sandy; two other sons, Gary M., of Windsor, Colo., and Milan F., of Salt Lake City; a daughter, Diane Smith of Windsor; two brothers, DeVire (Bud) Kunz of Encinitas, Calif., and Kenneth K. Kunz of Salt Lake City; a sister, Merlyn Jensen of Montpelier, Idaho, and three grandchildren."

Courtesy of the Washington Post, The (DC) 11/13/1981 (bio by: Bruce J. Black) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alvin Nephi Kunz (1888 - 1978)
  Amy Matilda Kunz Kunz (1896 - 1981)
 
 Spouse:
  Helena Millard Kunz (1919 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Merlyn Kunz Jensen (1920 - 2011)*
  Junior Kunz (1924 - 1924)*
  Lamont Jay Kunz (1929 - 1929)*
  Foster Merlen Kunz (1960 - 1981)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kaysville City Cemetery
Kaysville
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: 7-4-A-3
 
Imported from: UT State Historical Society
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 123477
Foster Merlen Kunz
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Foster Merlen Kunz
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Foster Merlen Kunz
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- tbeck
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012

- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
Rest in Peace
- Bruce J. Black
 Added: Nov. 30, 2009
 
 
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