Personal Histories

Raymond V. Kunnemann S1/c

RAYMOND V. KUNNEMANN, 81, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2007 at Parkview Hospital. Born in Imperial, Neb., he was a member of the Emanuel Lutheran Church. He retired in 1983 from International Harvester after 23 years of service.

The U.S. Navy veteran who served in World War II was a member of the American Legion Post 330. Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Berdeen; sons, Lonney (Karen) Kunnemann of New Haven, Ritchie Kunnemann of Roosevelt, Utah, Steve (Karen) Kunnemann of Broomfield, Colo.; daughters, Patricia (Denny) Smith of New Haven, Debra Davis of Fort Wayne; brothers, Orville Kunneman of Imperial, Neb., Delbert Kunnemann of Billings, Mont.; sister, Rosaline Peterson of Billings, Mont.; grandchildren, Julia, Sherry, Erich, Tamara, Joseph, Laura, Brady, Robin; and five great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by brothers, Elmer, Clarence, Arnold; and sisters, Irene and Bernice. Service is 2 p.m., Friday at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven with calling one hour prior to service. Calling is also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 Indiana Hwy 930 E, New Haven. Burial is in church cemetery. Memorials are to Emanuel Lutheran Church or Central Lutheran School.
Published in the Fort Wayne Newspapers on 1/4/2007.

Webmaster: This is the only family history that we have for Ray. The Obituary was sent by member of his family.