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327 West King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Phone: 304-263-8896
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Thomas Stunkle

Thomas Stunkle

Friday, December 18th, 1925 Thursday, September 5th, 2019

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Obituary for Thomas William "Bill" Stunkle

Thomas William “Bill” Stunkle, 93, of Ranson, WV, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Hidden Springs Senior Living.
Born December 18, 1925 in Burkittsville, Maryland, he was the son of the late Luther and Ida Lenora (McDade) Stunkle.

He was a member of St. Thomas Lutheran Church, was a veteran of the United States Army and served in WWII. He was awarded the Bronze Star, a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster and was a recipient of the Chevalier of the Legion of Honor (France’s highest distinction). Bill loved his family, cats, and enjoyed playing golf. He was employed as a meat inspector for the State of WV.

He is survived by two daughters, Alice M. Strickler and husband, David of Luray, Virginia and Barbara Watson, of Ranson; five grandchildren: Aaron Watson, of Ranson, Adam Watson, and wife Meghan, of Charles Town, Ethan Watson, and wife Katelyn, of Ranson, Ian Strickler, of Weymouth, Massachusetts, and Samantha Strickler, of Luray, Virginia; and three great-grandchildren: Gavin, Liv, and Maclaine Watson.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Ann (Lackey) Stunkle and his son-in-law, Jay Watson.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the St. Thomas Lutheran Church with the Rev. Diane L. Day officiating.
Inurnment will be in the Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St, #405, Winchester, VA 22601

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    Sunday, October 6th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Charles Town, WV
    Sunday, October 6th, 2019
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You are in our thoughts and prayers during the loss of your loved one. May God comfort you. Bill & Mary Lee Baker
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US Army Veteran, Thomas William Stunkle, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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