Faith Kunz, age 73, of Sioux Falls, S.D., formerly of Philip, died Thursday evening, July 11, 2013, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.
Arla Faith Johnson was born on August 9, 1939 in Wasta to A.E. “Doll” and Fern (Crosmer) Johnson. She grew up in the heart of the Badlands in Interior and graduated valedictorian from Interior High School in 1957.
As a young woman, she moved to Omaha, Neb., to attend airline hostess training. In the fall of 1958, she attended Northern State University in Aberdeen, where she met her future husband, Ted K. Kunz.