SEDGWICK – Thomas “Tom” Richard Koontz Jr., 51, died Aug. 18, 2005, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Oct. 21, 1953, in Martinsburg, W.V., the son of Thomas R. and Alberta (Shultz) Koontz. He retired from the Air Force after 20 years of service. He worked for the Berkeley County Health Department as a health inspector. Tom was an avid ham radio operator. Tom is survived by his wife, Kathie, of Sedgwick; daughters, Erin D. Koontz and her husband, Daniel Simons of Titusville, Fla., Sara R. Koontz of Ranson, W.V.; brother, Robert Koontz of Martinsburg, W.V.; sister, Darlene Miller of Inwood, W.V.; grandson, Ethan Simons. He was predeceased by his parents. Calling hours will be held from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2005, at Jordan-Fernald, 141 South St., Blue Hill, where a funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2005, with Susan Yaruta Young officiating. Interment will be at Pine Grove Cemetery, Sedgwick. Contributions in Tom’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701-4688.
THOMAS ‘TOM’ RICHARD KOONTZ
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:17 p.m.