THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Jeffrey A. Kantz
Issue Date: September 30, 2020
Jeffrey A. Kantz, 66, of Kingsford, Mi., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020 at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain, Mi., after a long battle with cancer.
Born Feb. 25, 1954 in Marinette, to the late Melvin Kantz and Adell (Francis) Slottke, he grew up in Pembine and graduated from Pembine High School in 1972. He served in the United States Air Force until an honorable discharge after 13 years. He lived in Kingsford and was known for his service as a chef at the Breen Senior Citizen Center in Kingsford.
He is survived by a sister, Vicki (Kantz) Koss of Merrill.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Karmen Kantz.
Private family graveside services will be held with burial by the rest of his family in Pembine Cemetery. Condolences or tributes can be made online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Iron Mountain, Mi. is assisting the family.