The Obit For Al Kuni

A.F. "Al Kuni" Kunigonis
February 9, 1919 - November 26, 2012

DeVorss Flanagan-Hunt Mortuary
November 28, 2012


Aloysius "Al Kuni" Kunigonis passed away on November 26, 2012. He was born on February 9, 1919, in Breslau, Pennsylvania, to George and Mary (Maslowski) Kunigonis. He is preceded in death by his parents and seven brothers and sisters. On May 1, 1948, he married Dora Metzler who predeceased him in January 2010.

Al is survived by two daughters: Donna (Alan) Loehr of Wichita, KS, and Debra Kunigonis of Seattle, WA. He is also survived by two grandchildren: Ryan (Brook) Loehr, Esq., Kansas City, MO, and Sarah (Michael-Lt.Col. USAF) Clark, Alexandria, VA; and two great-grandchildren Maddux Clark and Tessa Clark of Alexandria, VA.

Al served in the US Army during WWII from Jan. 14, 1942 to Nov. 10, 1945, during which time he served in the Asiatic Pacific. After his service he worked for E.G.Stevens Tobacco Co. in Wichita, KS, as a route salesman for many years. He enjoyed playing semi-pro baseball during his younger years.

His love of sports of all kinds included bowling, playing and umpiring baseball, refereeing football, as well as being an avid golfer (which was his passion even into his 90's).

Viewing from 3pm-8pm, Friday, November 30 and Funeral service 11am, Saturday, December 1, 2012, both at DeVorss Flanagan-Hunt Mortuary Chapel.