Obituary, Michael R. Kunic, Sr.

Michael R. Kunic, Sr, 71 , passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY.

A resident of Pawling for 43 years, he was born in Danbury, CT. where he resided before coming to Pawling. He was born on July 28, 1943, and was the son of Michael and Ann (Miskar) Kunic.

Before retiring, Mike worked as a produce manager in the Grand Union in Pawling. He married Myrna (Ballard) Rundall in Patterson, NY on September 1, 1979, and enjoyed wood working, gardening, and electronics.

He is survived by his wife, Myrna; two sons, Michael, Jr. and Scott, both of Danbury, CT; and two sisters, Jeanne of Brookfield, CT. and Florence of Danbury, CT; four step-children, Joyce Robinson of California, Joann Miller of Dover, NY, Jeffrey Rundall of Florida, and Jeanne Jobs of Pawling; two grandchildren, and several step-grandchildren. He is predeceased by his daughter, Elizabeth Taperster, who passed away 2 ½ years ago, and his brother, Richard.

A private burial will take place in the Spring.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Mike’s memory may be made to the Pawling United Methodist Church, Dutcher Avenue, Pawling, NY 12564.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Horn & Thomes, Inc. Funeral Home, 83 East Main Street, Pawling, NY. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Author: Harlem Valley News