Mr. Kunkle was a member of the Tide Sportsman’s Club, the Coral and Graceton Sportsman’s Club and the Club Savoy. Alton was also a member of the American Legion Post #493, Homer City and a Navy Veteran having served in the Korean War. After retiring from Season-All, he was self employed as a carpenter.
Mr. Kunkle is survived by his wife –the former Mary Delosh;
3 children – Alton Kunkle Jr. of Homer City; Kim and husband Chris Troup of Lucernemines and Kirk Kunkle of Homer City; and three grandchildren – Kerrstin and Kayla Troup and Nathan Adamson.
He is also survived by three sisters – Arbutus and husband Joe Sharp of Indianapolis, IN; Gladys and husband Bob Ray of Ohio and Brenda and husband Leroy Fenton of Pittsburgh.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson – Troy Kunkle and Brother Ronald Kunkle.
Friends will be received Saturday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the C. Frederick Bowser Funeral Home, Homer City where funeral services will be held Sunday at 2:00 PM at the funeral home with Rev. R.A. Wallace, officiating. Interment to follow in the Oakland Cemetery. Graveside military services will be conducted by the Homer City American Legion Post #493.