7:49 PM EST, January 17, 2013
Robert Koontz, born June 29, 1919, passed away Jan. 7, 2013, at the age of 94 at his home in Prescott Valley, Ariz. Born in Coseytown, Pa., he was the son of the late Clarence H. Koontz and Cornelia Koontz. He attended White Pine School in Coseytown.
He served with the U.S. Army, including a tour in Italy. He is survived by a son, Richard, and his family; a brother, Johnny Koontz Sr., and wife, Anna Jean Koontz; and a sister-in-law, Mae Koontz.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margarette Friend Koontz; a son, Skip; a brother, James Koontz, and wife, Gladys; brother, Paul Koontz; and sister, Helen Koontz Barnhart, and husband, Paul.
Arrangements are being handled by Ruffner/Wakelin Funeral Home in Prescott Valley. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be sent to the S.P.C.A. in Prescott Valley, Ariz., at 1625 Sundog Ranch Road, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314.
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