Stacy M. Kunkel 1971-2020

HIGHLAND, Texas — Stacy Marie Martini Kunkel, 48, passed away Sunday, July 5, 2020, after going into cardiac arrest.

She was born Aug. 26, 1971, in Warren, the daughter of Gerald and Diana Martini.

In her early years growing up, she enjoyed dance and acrobatics and attended Patty Jones School for dance for 10 years. She also played softball for the Warren East Side girls team and were champs in 1985. She was a 1989 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School, where she proudly marched for four years in the band.

She went on to Pittsburgh Business School for two years, then moved to Fort Hood and married Kris Kunkel on March 4, 1991. Their daughter Samantha was born Jan. 10, 1992, and was dearly loved by her mother.

Stacy worked in retail sales and management over 25 years.

The loss of Stacy will never be forgotten by those who knew her and loved her best, but mostly the bond shared between she and her mother.

Survivors include her daughter, Samantha; her parents; cousins; and in-laws, John and Becky Kunkel.

She was preceded in death by her loving grandparents and great-grandparents.

Special thanks goes out to all our family and friends for all the flowers, food, cards and gifts sent to us in our time of need. Your love and support will always be remembered.

Arrangements were handled by Earthman Funeral Home in Highland, Texas. Cremation services have taken place.

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