Arlen R. Kuntz, 80, of Fredericksburg passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Golden Living Center of Fredericksburg.
Mr. Kuntz was born in Strawn, Ill., on Jan. 11, 1933. He was the son of the late Herbert J. and Annie Pearl Kuntz. Mr. Kuntz married his wife, Barbara Kopp Kuntz, on Nov. 12, 1955. He served in the Army during the Korean War. He also served as a police officer at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. After his retirement from the police force, Mr. Kuntz had a home improvement and remodeling business in the Northern Virginia area.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara of Fredericksburg; sons Scott A. Kuntz of Elk River, Minn., and Brian D. Kuntz of Oak Hill; daughter Kari K. Smith of Beckley, W.Va.; grandchildren Tara M. White, Amy N. Noland, Eric M. Ferguson, Brittany M. Kuntz, Stephanie M. Kuntz and Jacob A. Kuntz; and great-grandson Ethan S. White.
He was preceded in death by two infant daughters, Kathleen and Ann Marie Kuntz; and a sister, Mary Ann Hudson.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Spotswood Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial donations in Mr. Kuntz’s name may be made to a charity of choice.