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Nathan Lyle Kuntzman


Nathan Lyle Kuntzman, 61 of Virden, passed away Wednesday morning, March 15, 2023, at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

Nathan was born May 12, 1961, in Carlinville, a son of Estel and Ethel  Janssen Kuntzman.

Nathan  graduated from Virden High School with the class of 1979.

He married Michelle Barnes in 1983 and they later divorced.

Nathan had worked as a union carpenter and retired 20 years ago.

He was a member of the Iron Sleds in Nilwood.  He enjoyed gardening, riding his motorcycle, and helping friends.

He was a loyal fan of Jeopardy on television and tuned in everyday.

Nathan was preceded in death by his father, Estel Kuntzman, son, Cory Kuntzman and brother, Jeffrey L. Kuntzman.

Services will be held later.

Nathan  is survived by his mother, Ethel Kuntzman of Virden; sons, Joshua (Christina Lance) Kuntzman of Virden, Adam K. Kuntzman of Virden; eight grandchildren; sisters, Martha L. (Dave) Kemp of Powder Springs, GA, Laurel L. (Bill) Law of Chatham; several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Virden Food Pantry.

Visit to leave condolences or light a candle in his memory.

Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Girard, is in charge of arrangements.