Mary B. Kunz

Mary B. Kunz, 95, of Davis Road, Slippery Rock Twp., passed away at 6:30 a.m., July 3, 2012, in the Ellwood City Hospital.

Mary was born on October 1, 1916 in Schwenksville, PA, to the late George and Emma (Coover) Billett. She then married Charles W. Kunz, who precedes her in death.

Mary was a graduate of Ursinus College and taught elementary school in the Laurel School District until her retirement. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Ellwood City.

Survivors include two her sons, Karl J. Kunz of Brooklyn, NY, and Gary R. Kunz of West Palm Beach, FL; five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Mary was preceded in death by one son, Dennis C. Kunz; two brothers, Richard and Michael Billett, and one sister, Esther Billett.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 7, 2012, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the TURNER-MYERS FUNERAL HOME, 208 North Jefferson St., New Castle, PA.

Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home and will be conducted by Pastor Peggy Suhr-Barkley of the Trinity Lutheran Church.

Interment will be in Slippery Rock Presbyterian Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County, 1218 W. State St., New Castle, PA, 16101.

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