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Gary Lee Kuhn

May 28, 1942 ~ November 17, 2021 (age 79)


Aransas Pass – Gary Lee Kuhn passed away November 17, 2021. He was 79 years old.

Gary was born to Paul and Emma Kuhn in Villisca, Iowa on May 28, 1942.  He grew up in Corning and graduated from Corning High School. Gary joined the Air Force in 1962. He spent four years at Moses Lake, Washington Larsen Air Force Base. He worked as a military policeman guarding B52 airplanes.  He met Fonda Lee Holtz and married June 4, 1963. In 1966, they moved to Olney, Illinois and he worked selling fertilizer for two years. Gary went to work for Sentry Insurance and had a rewarding career in sales. He moved to Colorado Springs in 1980. Gary earned numerous trips in the states and overseas.

Preceding in death are his great-grandson, Cameron Barshay; son, Craig Lee Kuhn; and parents: Paul and Emma Kuhn.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years: Fonda Lee Kuhn from Aransas Pass, Texas; children: Carey Lee Kuhn (Crystal) from Canon City, Colorado and Christie Lee Kuhn from Florida; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at the Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel in Aransas Pass. The family will receive guests from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The Funeral Service will be Wednesday, November 24, 2021, 10:00 AM with Pastor David Dear officiating. Burial will follow in San Ignacio Cemetery, Ingleside.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.


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November 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home
1345 S. Commercial
Aransas Pass, TX 78336

Funeral Service
November 24, 2021

10:00 AM
Resthaven Funeral Home
1345 S. Commercial
Aransas Pass, TX 78336

Interment following funeral service
November 24, 2021

San Ignacio Cemetery
Kenney Lane
Ingleside, TX 78362

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