Donald W. Kunuth(1937 - 2014)

Donald W. Kunath,76

Donald Walter Kunath, 76, Madison, Maine died unexpectedly and peacefully in his home February 4, 2014.

Born November 12, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, son of Walter and Rosalyn Kunath. Don attended St. Michael's High School, Loyola University and received his master's degree from Webster University. Don enjoyed many hobbies including fishing, skeet and trap shooting, photography, snow skiing and weightlifting. After serving in the Army, Don and his family moved to Arkansas where he co-owned Quarry Marina and taught his daughters how to fish and water ski. Don later moved back to the Chicago area where he worked in purchasing and facilities management. For the past ten years, Don enjoyed retirement, travelling and being with his family.

Don is survived by wife Rowena (Cookson) Kunath and daughters, Leslie (Chris) Rowland, Jill (Bob) Lies and Tracy (Drew) Logan, seven grandchildren; Lauren, Chase, Jennifer, Rebecca, Alex, Daniel, Nicole and ex-wife Janie Kunath. Memorial service to be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart/Stroke Association.

Rest in peace Daddy.


Published in Baxter Bulletin on Feb. 22, 2014