Joseph J. Kuntz Monday, January 7, 1924 - Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Joseph J. Kuntz of Canton, Ohio has passed way after a brief illness. Born in Canton, Ohio he was a 1942 graduate of McKinley High School. Joe enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in Europe as a combat infantryman. Landing at Normandy he fought throughout Europe until V.E. day. After the war Joe worked in the food industry, retiring from Karklin McClelland & Harris as an account manager. Joe was proceeded in death by his wife Ruth (Cochran) Kuntz. He is survived by three children: Joseph Scott (JoAnn) Kuntz, Tom Kuntz, and Marcie (George) Heaslip. Also two grandchildren: Lauren (Ben) Peebles, and Katie Kuntz. Lastly two dearly loved great grandchildren: Max and Moly Peebles. Burial services have already taken place at North Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flower please consider contributions to Community Harvest of Stark County.