Drucilla Kuntze

Saturday, August 21, 2004

Drucilla Kuntze, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Aug. 20, 2004, at her home.

She was born March 9, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Harry and Bertha Baker Gluckhertz. She and Paul A. Kuntze were married Aug. 26, 1950, in Piggott, Ark.

Mrs. Kuntze was a lifetime resident of Cape Girardeau, and was active in Girl Scouts eight years.

She was a member of Hanover Lutheran Church.

Survivors include her husband; a son, Richard Kuntze of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Robin L. Peavler of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Laura Moore and Louise Wallace of Cape Girardeau; three grandchildren, Paul C. Kuntze, Alexa N. Peavler and Kara J. Johnson; and a great-granddaughter, Katherine E. Kuntze.

She was preceded in death by a son, Dr. Randall P. Kuntze.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, and 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Monday.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Daniel Hackney officiating. Burial will be in Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society or Hanover Lutheran Church.