Obituaries

Isabel Kuntz Schaeffer

January 23, 1920 - August 22, 2014


SCHAEFFER, Isabel K. age 94 passed away Friday August 22, 2014 at Walnut Creek Nursing Home. She was born January 23, 1920 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Martin and Isabel Kuntz. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Schaeffer, her sister Marianna Brown and brother Martin Kuntz. She is survived by her brother Peter H. Kuntz (Marge), her daughters Lucia Kunst (Jeff) of Dayton, Diane Fisher (Hart) of Bradenton, Florida, and sons, Matt Schaeffer of Clearwater, Florida, Mark Schaeffer (Karen) of Lebanon, 10 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; Paula Schaeffer and Patty Kuntz; and many nieces and nephews. "Izzy" graduated from Oakwood High School and Georgian Court University, New Jersey. She was a member of Holy Angels Church, Oakwood Register, Junior League of Dayton and Sugar Valley Country Club. She was an avid sportswoman and private pilot in the early sixty's. She loved golf, bridge, mahjong and her book club. Izzy worked many years as a volunteer at Maria Joseph Nursing Home. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Vincent DePaul . Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 am Friday September 5, 2014 at Holy Angels Catholic Church 218 K Street Dayton, Ohio 45409. Interment in Calvary Cemetery.




Rosemary (Kuntz) Huston

HUSTON Rosemary K. passed away June 29, 2014. She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on January 25, 1908. The daughter of John J. Kuntz and Rose Barlow, she was raised in San Antonio, Texas, made her debut there, and was Queen of the Order of the Alamo in 1930. She was a Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Texas and a 50 year member of the Moraine CC in Dayton, Ohio. Although Dayton was always home, she and her husband also lived in Bronxville, NY, Wynnewood, PA, and Kansas City, MO. Until her death, she was the oldest living alumna of the University of Texas at Austin, and one of the few women in the class of 1928. A life-long volunteer with the Junior League, she served on the Board of Education in Yonkers, N.Y., and worked with inmates at Sing-Sing Prison also during her New York years. Rosemary was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Huston, who died in 1972, and her son Robert, Jr. who died in infancy, along with most of her bridge groups. She was the oldest living member of the Peter Kuntz, Sr. family and is survived by sons Ed (Jane) and John (Kathy); grandchildren Brian (Chrissy), Brady (Becky), and Sara (Michael Herford); 9 great Grandchildren; and hundreds of nieces, nephews, and cousins – after all, she was a Kuntz. The family will receive friends at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 3033 Far Hills Ave. Kettering, Ohio from 10 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon on Monday, July 7, 2014. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.


Martin Kuntz

Martin Charles Kuntz Jr.

KUNTZ, Martin C. age 91, of Dayton, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Miami Valley Hospital with his loving family by his side. Martin was born in Dayton on October 14, 1921 to parents Isabel and Martin Kuntz, grew up at 111 W. Thruston, and was a member of Holy Angels Parish. He attended Oakwood High School, Georgetown Prep, Notre Dame, and ended his studies at University of Dayton, prior to joining the Army Air Corps. He was a B-24 pilot with the 10th Air Force in the China, Burma, India Theater. Upon his return, he went to work for his family's business which was the Peter Kuntz Co. He ended his career as president upon the sale of the company in 1986. Martin was an avid skier, tennis player and nationally ranked in squash, because of these pursuits, he earned the name of "Sport" by his grandchildren. He leaves to cherish his memory his beautiful bride of 69 yrs., Patricia (Ewing); his sons, Mick Kuntz (Rose) and George Kuntz (Carol); his daughters, Mary Pat Marques (John) and Dottie Sullivan (Chick). He also leaves 10 precious grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; a brother, Peter and a sister, Izzy Schaeffer. Private interment Family Mausoleum at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the The Kuntz Foundation. 500 Kettering Tower, Dayton, OH 45423аа а



Edward J. Kuntz Jr


Edward J. Kuntz Jr.

KUNTZ Jr., Edward J. (Eddie) 83, of Powell, OH, formerly of Dayton, died on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Zusman Hospice at Wexner Heritage Village. Eddie was born December 16, 1929; he was the son of Edward J. Kuntz ans Leona (Kling) Kuntz of Dayton. Eddie attended Holy Angels School, The Canterbury School, New Milford, Ct and graduated from St. Francis Preparatory School, Spring Grove, Pa. He was an alumnus of the University of Dayton and served in the United States Army as a military policeman in Korea. He is survived by his wife of 53 years Jane (Shipman) Kuntz, twin daughters Lee K. Caira (Steve) of Clarksville, TN and Martha K. Schenck (Don) of Ashburn, Va, and younger daughter Anne S. Kuntz (Richard J. Farley) of Powell, brother David Kuntz (Marianna) of St. Simons, GA, as well as grandchildren Katherine, Lauren and Cole Schenck and Scott Eckerman. Eddie was a devoted father and grandfather and loved spending time with his family. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoyed his Labrador retrievers and was an exellent shot at skeet. He became a realtor in 1960 and sold both residential and commercial properties until his retirement in 2002. He was a longtime member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, Dayton. Eddie sat on the board of the Kuntz Foundation, was a former member of the Miami Valley Hunt and Polo Club and the Moraine Country Club of Dayton and Columbus Beach Club, Indian River, MI. A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Henry's Chapel, Calvary Cemetery, 1625 Calvary Drive, off south Kettering Blvd. in Dayton. The family will greet friends prior to the service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to two charities close to Eddie's heart: Zusman hospice at Wexner Heritage Village, 115 College Ave., Columbus, OH 43209 or the Powell Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) P.O. Box 211, Powell, OH 43065.

Marianna Kuntz аBrown

BROWN, Marianna Kuntz Age 91, died Monday, May 5, 2008 at Sunrise of Oakwood in Dayton, Ohio. Born on September 20, 1916, she was the daughter of Martin and Isabel Kuntz. Marianna grew up in Dayton, where she was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church. She was past president of the Christ Child Society and a member of the Dayton Junior League and Moraine Country Club. Marianna attended Georgian Court College, Lakewood, NJ, and the University of Dayton. Marianna loved sports, especially golf, which she played her whole life both in Dayton and Sanibel Island, Florida, her home of many years. She was always proud of her holes-in-one at Moraine Country Club where she had many golfing friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Steffen S. Brown. She is survived by her loving family, a sister, Isabel Schaeffer and two brothers, Martin C. Kuntz, Jr. and Peter H. Kuntz, all of whom live in Dayton; four children, Carolyn Griffith of Denver, CO, Marianna Young of Gainesville, FL, Steffen A. Brown of Denver, CO, and Martin K. "Bo" Brown of Dayton; ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Mariannas spirited and warm personality allowed her to make many friends. She enjoyed life to the fullest and loved traveling and gardening. She will be truly missed by all who knew her. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 8, 2008 at Holy Angels Catholic Church. Private burial will be at Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Steffen Brown Scholarship Fund, University of Dayton, 300 College Park Dr., Dayton, OH 45469 or the Christ Child Society of Dayton, Inc., 301 E. Sixth St., Dayton, OH 45402. Arrangements in care of the Meyer-Boehmer & Reis Funeral Home, Dayton, OH.а

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