Ronald S. Kunke
Ronald S. Kunke, age 70, of Tomahawk, died December 7, 2011, in Mazatlan, Mexico.
Ron was born April 22, 1941, son of the late Walter and Louise Kunke. He was a retired crane operator with Operating Engineers, Local 139. Ron’s hobbies included deer hunting, sport fishing in Mazatlan, and collecting antique tractors. Ron served his country in the military/active duty from June, 1959 until his honorable discharge March, 1961. Prior to active duty, Ron had served in the reserves.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Kunke, Tomahawk; (2) sons, Ronald Scott Kunke, Burlington, Wisconsin, and Michael (Tracy) Kunke, Muskego, Wisconsin; (3) grandchildren, Kimberly, Melissa, and Lindsey; and (1) sister, Geraldine (Frank) Wolter, Jackson, Wisconsin. Ron is preceded in death by (1) sister, Paulette Bell.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, May 25, 2012, at the Taylor-Stine Funeral Home, Merrill. Rev. Mark Schoenherr will officiate. Burial of Ron’s cremated remains will take place at a later date in Springbrook Cemetery, Town of Pine River, Lincoln County. The Kunke Family will receive friends at the funeral home beginning at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, May 25th.
Online condolences may be made at www.taylorstinefuneralhome.com