OBIT: Ruby Kuntz, 102, Mother, Grandmother

Ruby Evelyn Kuntz, (nee Caplan), of Pacific Palisades was 102 when she died at home November 9, 2021. She was born January 1, 1919.

She was predeceased by her parents, David W. Caplan (1891-1955) and Rebecca Z. Fineberg (Meister) (1895-1979), and her brother, Stanley Caplan (1916-2001).

A lifetime Angeleno, Ruby attended Virginia Road Elementary and Mount Vernon Junior High. She graduated in the Class of 1936 at Los Angeles High School and the Class of 1940 at UCLA.

Ruby was married for 60 years to George S. Kuntz, MD (1913-2011), who was a founding member of Centinela Valley Community Hospital.

She was the mother of Emilie Wynne (Daniel), Jonathan Kuntz (Maria Elena de las Carreras), Rachel Vaughen (Stephen) and David Kuntz (Lucy Chapa). She was grandmother of Howard Wynne MD (Catherine Fransdal, DDS), Juliet Davenport (Kenneth), Rebecca Kuntz and Joshua Kuntz. And she was great-grandmother of Andrew and Alexis Wynne and Gabriel Davenport.

Services will be at Hillside Memorial Park, Tuesday, November 16, at noon.

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