Tonawanda News

June 8, 2013

Kerry B. Kunkel

The Tonawanda News

TONAWANDA — Kerry B. Kunkel, age 67, of 125 Paradise Lane, Tonawanda, NY, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2013, at his residence.

He was born in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of Earl W. and June Martin Kunkel.

Kerry was a retired long haul truck driver for Yellow Freight. He was an avid fisherman and Pittsburgh Steelers football fan.

Kerry is survived by his sisters, Judith Kunkel of Mystic, CT and Suzanne Buczkowski and her husband, Bob of Groton, CT; his nephew, Rob Buczkowski and his wife, Christine; his nieces, Michele Hurley and her husband, Michael and Beth Molina and her husband, Luis. He is also    survived by his great-nephew, Alexander and his great-nieces, Abigail, Hannah, Madelyn and  Rebecca.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 12 at 11:00 AM, at the Byles-Groton Memorial Home, 310 Thames St., Groton, CT. Interment in Colonel Ledyard Cemetery will be private. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday, June 11 from 5 until 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be directed to the American Diabetes Association, 2080 Silas Deane Highway, 2nd floor, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.

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