Barbara Kunke

Kunke, Barbara Lee
November 24, 1930 - December 15, 2012
Born to William H. and Jeanette Thomas, Barbara has gone home to rest. Raised in Los Angeles, she graduated from UCLA with a teaching credential and met her husband William S. Kunke. She worked as a teacher, raised her two children in La Mirada, and began a new career at the IRS before retiring to travel and enjoy her grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents and husband. She will be dearly missed by her son Kent Kunke, daughter and son-in-law Kim and Keith Miller, granddaughters Michelle Miller and Marissa and husband John Kaneck.
A celebration of her life will be held on Sat., 12/29/12 at 2 PM at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 150 N Palm, La Habra. Interment will be 12/31/12 at 10:30AM at Forest Lawn Cypress.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Dec. 27, 2012