Graveside services for Jesse Thomas Kuntz, 29, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Buff Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Jesse passed away August 26, 2017 at his home.
He was born August 2, 1988, at West Plains, Missouri, to Bob Kuntz and Belinda Collins Kuntz. Jesse graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 2007 and worked as a corrections officer. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors; he loved playing and spending time with his nieces and nephews. Mr. Kuntz was a member of Berean Baptist Church.
He is survived by his fiancé Breanna Steelman and her daughter, Breail, Raymondville, Missouri; his parents, Bob and Belinda Kuntz; two brothers, Josh Hathaway and wife, Megan, New London, Missouri and Ray Kuntz and significant other, Lacey Wake, West Plains, Missouri; five nieces and one nephew, Jayden, Aubree, Kynlee and Raylen Kuntz and Jackson and Adyson Hathaway; his paternal grandmother, Doris Kuntz, West Plains; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
His paternal grandfather, Bill Kuntz and maternal grandparents, Everett and Adeline Collins, and numerous aunts and uncles, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Buff Cemetery and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.