Donald H. G. Kuntz
A memorial service with military funeral honors will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow morning in Ainsworth Hall Chapel at Wisconsin Veterans Home in King for Donald H. G. Kuntz, who was born to eternal life on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2006 at the age of 91. Friends may greet the family at a reception before and following the service. Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca assisted the family with arrangements.
A masonic and memorial service will also be held for Donald at 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 12 at Sussex United Methodist Church, N63 W23523 Main St., Sussex. Friends may greet the family at a reception following the service at the church on Jan. 12.
Donald H. G. Kuntz (of Wisconsin Veterans Home at King) was a former resident of Cedarburg, Mequon, Shorewood and Merton. Donald graduated from Marquette University and also held an advanced degree from Northwestern University in Chicago, Ill.
Donald was a Marine who proudly fought for our country during World War II at Guadalcanal and Bougainville in the South Pacific. He was a member of the American Legion, the VFW, Marine Mustang Association, a lifetime member of the NRA, George Washington Blue Lodge, Milwaukee Chapter of the National Sojourners, Milwaukee Valley of Scottish Rite, Tripoli Temple in Milwaukee, Ella S. Washburn Chapter O.E.S and White Shrine of Jerusalem No. 2. He was formerly a member of the Milwaukee Yacht Club, Robert Burns Society, Friends of the Milwaukee Ballet and the Florentine Opera Club.
Donald is survived by his daughters Katie (Jeffrey) Davis of North Carolina and Jenny Mitchell; niece Patricia E. (John) Hinrichs; along with other relatives and friends.
Donald was preceded in death on March 7, 2000, by his wife of over 52 years Eilene I.
Memorials to King Recreation Fund at the Wis. Veterans Home, the Shrine Hospitals for Crippled Children or Sussex United Methodist Church will be appreciated.