|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1919|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 2009|
Marion Junior Kuntz, 90, of Mount Pleasant, formerly of Burlington, died at 12:35 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, at Arbor Court, Mount Pleasant.
Born Jan. 22, 1919, in Little York, Ill., he was the son of Adam and Odessa Reddick Kuntz. On Feb. 16, 1939, he married Irma Anderson in Burlington.
Mr. Kuntz farmed until 1959 and then worked as a carpenter. He was a U.S. Army Veteran with the rainbow division serving in the Battle of the Bulge. He was a member of the Carpenters Union and the Army Rainbow Division. He enjoyed playing cards, watching wrestling, working in his woodshop, square dancing and helping people. He was a St. Louis Cardinal fan.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Carolyn Frahm of Mount Pleasant and Connie Thorsen of Flushing, NY; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces; and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers in infancy and five sisters.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hass-Thielen Funeral Home with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
The Funeral Service for Mr. Kuntz will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment with full military rites will be in Aspen Grove Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for Hospice Compassus of Cedar Rapids.
Irma Anderson Kuntz (1919 - 2013)
Aspen Grove Cemetery
Des Moines County
Created by: No Reins
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41375284
Resting in the Hands of God|
Sue and Doug
Added: Oct. 27, 2009