Kenny "K.J." Joe Bunte, II

September 1, 1977 ~ March 4, 2024 (age 46) 46 Years Old

Kenny "K.J." Bunte, II Obituary

JONES CREEK - Mr. Kenny Joe “K.J.” Bunte, II passed from this life Monday evening, March 4, 2024, in Houston.

Born September 1, 1977 in Houston, an avid outdoorsman, K.J. had a passion for deer hunting and barbequing and was a skilled artisan in the art of reloading ammunition. In quieter moments, he found solace in watching over his flock of chickens. Family was the cornerstone of K.J.’s world. He found immense joy in spending time with loved ones, creating a legacy of laughter, shared stories, and unwavering support. The love he gave and received formed the foundation of a life well-lived.

He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Cox; grandmother, Nancy Barbara Alexander; grandparents, Fay and Kenneth Bunte; father-in-law, Joe Marques.

Survivors include his loving wife of over 23 years, Misty Bunte; mother, Franca Cox of Sargent; sons, Braden Squires and wife, Lauren of Junction City, Kansas, Ethan Bunte of Jones Creek; daughter, Kennley Bunte of Jones Creek; sisters, Brandy Bunte of Freeport; Alecia Chrisitan of Carthage, Texas, Barbara Cox of Sargent, Kendra Malek and husband, Eric of Sargent, numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2024, in the chapel of Hayes Funeral Home, with Mr. Paul Marques officiating. Interment will follow at Hayes Grace Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ross Damon, Justin Kopcak, Eric Malek, Brandon Marques, Richard Neal and Jeff Raynor.

Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 10412 Highway 6, Hitchcock, TX (409) 925-3501.

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March 8, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hayes Funeral Home Chapel
10412 Highway Six
Hitchcock, Texas 77563

Funeral Service
March 9, 2024

2:00 PM
Hayes Funeral Home Chapel
10412 Highway Six
Hitchcock, Texas 77563

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