Klunk William Joseph Klunk, age 78, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at the residence. Bill was a dentist and a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church. Veteran US Air Force. Graduate of St. Charles Preparatory School 1952, The Ohio State University 1956, and The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1960. Member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity and Chi Omega Dental Fraternity. Preceded in death by parents William Albert Klunk and Anna G. Beerman and brothers Richard A., Thomas E. and James D. Klunk. Survived by wife, Susan M. Zacherle Klunk; son, William J. Klunk, Jr., Falls Church, VA; daughters, Carolyn E. (Rob) Wright, Granville, OH, Kelly A. (Todd) Whittingham, Chantilly, VA. and Kimberly S. (Don) Dight, Burke, VA; grandchildren, Katelyn and Patrick Whittingham, Hannah and Maggie Wright, Will and Davey Dight; sister, Mary Anne Weixel, Columbus, OH; many loving nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews and one great-great niece. Friends may call Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at EGAN-RYAN NORTHWEST CHAPEL, 4661 KENNY RD. Mass of Christian Burial Friday 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 6899 Smoky Row Rd. Burial Resurrection Cemetery. Special thanks to HomeReach Hospice for their care. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may contribute to Oakstone Academy (serving children with autism), 900 Club Dr., Westerville, OH 43081, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (Capitol Chapter) 1400 K Street, NW, Ste. 725, Washington, DC 20005 or the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, 801 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. Visit www.egan-ryan.com for condolences.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 23, 2013