August 6, 2013
Irva “Jean” Croston Kuntz, age 91, of Ellensburg (formerly of Issaquah), passed away July 22, 2013.
Jean was born July 28, 1921, in Seattle, the daughter of Irven and Helen Hynds. She was raised in Seattle and moved to Issaquah in 1944. She married Jim Croston in 1945.
She was a butter wrapper for Alpine Creamery, now known as Darigold in Issaquah. She married Joseph Kuntz later in life and moved to Wrangle, Alaska, for some years. She was a member of the Issaquah Eagles.