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Obituary for Alvin Eugene Kunz

Alvin Eugene  Kunz
Private family services only will be held at a later date.

Alvin Eugene Kunz, the son of Elmer and Irene (Waters) Kunz was born January 16, 1949, in Emmetsburg, Iowa. Alvin departed this life on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at his home in rural Wallingford, Iowa, at the age of 69.
He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Conflict.
On April 5, 1988, he was united in marriage to Donna Johnson in Graettinger. Alvin did construction work and was an over the road truck driver. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, tinkering, long drives, and spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Left to cherish Alvin's memory is his wife, Donna; children, Juanita Amdahl and her fiance, Shannon Manwarren; Angela (Steven) Dehner; Jeneen Kunz and Mark Clark; Amanda Kunz; 9 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Leonard (Roberta) Kunz; Kay Paulson, Marilyn (Kenneth) Kepler, Beverly (Lark) Asklund; Allen Kunz; Elmer Dean (Janice) Kunz; Karen (Joseph) Credit; several nieces and nephews and many cousins.
Preceding Alvin in death are his parents; son, Jarid Kunz; sisters, Cynthia Jessen and Charlene Worrick; brothers, Darold Kunz, Larry Kunz, Roland Kunz, Leo Kunz and Harry Dean Kunz in infancy.

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