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Shirley A. Kunz

March 4, 1935 ~ May 18, 2017 (age 82)

Shirley A. Kunz, age 82, of Zelienople, formerly of Pine Twp., Gibsonia, died Thursday afternoon, May 18, 2017 at Passavant Retirement Community in Zelienople.

Born in Pittsburgh, PA on March 4, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Catherine Urben Straub.

Shirley was a member of St. Kilian Church and the Christian Mothers there. She also belonged to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, both local and national.

She and her late husband, Jim had owned Kunz Antiques in Wexford for many years.

Beloved mother of James T. Kunz, Jr. (Opal) of Pittsburgh, Charles A. Kunz (Pauline) of Kewanee, Ill., Lisa Uziel (Gary) of Mars, Monica Bradel (John) of Rochester, PA, nine grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, a sister, Catherine Dietz (Ed) of Wexford, two brothers, Charles R. Straub, Jr. (Linda) in Montana, Woody Straub (Nancy) in Florida and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James T. Kunz, Sr., who she married on August 29, 1953 and who died on July 2, 2006.

Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc., 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Kilian Church, 7076 Franklin Rd. Cranberry Twp., PA on Wednesday at 10:00 AM,  with Fr. Charles Bober, officiating.  Burial will be in Mars Cemetery, Adams Twp., PA. Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Directions and condolences are available at

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