John Allen Muntz
John Allen Muntz, age 93, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Muntz was born in reading, PA a son of the late Albert Andrew and Charlote Schmidt Muntz. Mr. Muntz was pre-deceased by his wife, Martha Muntz and a brother: Edward Muntz and his wife, Betty. John graduated from John Harris High School in 1941. He was employed with Penn Rail Road Locomotive Fireman Harrisburg Yards for one year. Mr. Muntz was a US Navy Veteran and spent six months in Iceland followed by duty on 9 different ships in Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea.
Mr. Muntz attended Davis and Elkins College from 1947-1950 where he received his BA Degree. Mr. Muntz loved the outdoors and sports growing up later he took up golf and his claim to golf was he made a hole in one three times.
Surviving are his daughter: Barbara M. Rust of Myrtle Beach; Grandchildren: Stephen A. Hafner and wife, Emily, Granddaughter: Heather A. Humphries all of Lexington, SC; two great-grandchildren: Alaina Kate Humphries and Barbara “Lilly” Humphries both Lexington, SC. and 3 nephews.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Southern Palms Memorial Gardens. Directed by McMillan Small Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Friday February 10, 2017 at the funeral home. Also the family will receive friends at the family home directly after the graveside services.
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