Jordan Kunde

Jordan Kunde

Jordan R. Kunde, 34, of Baldwin, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

A celebration of Jordan’s life was held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa. Visitation was held from 3 to 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 4, at the funeral home. Burial was at the Buckhorn Cemetery, rural Maquoketa, Iowa.

Jordan Robert Kunde was born on July 19, 1984, in Maquoketa to Richard Harold and Anne (Spaete) Kunde. He was a 2003 graduate of Midland High School and attended Iowa State University in Ames. He married Abby Shillingford on Aug. 23, 2018, in Tipton, Iowa.

Jordan had worked for Rochester Motor Cars as a car sales manager for several years. He currently was working as a performance consultant for Cox Automotive.

He enjoyed snowmobiling, stock car racing, and hanging with family and friends. He had a love of farming and was an avid fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes.

Those left to honor Jordan’s memory include his wife, Abby Kunde of Baldwin, Iowa; a son, Samuel August Kunde of Baldwin, Iowa; a step-daughter, Olivia Skogerbo of Kasson, Minnesota; his mother and stepfather, Anne and Dave Coffman of Muscatine; his father and stepmother, Richard and Susan Kunde of Baldwin, Iowa; brothers, Andy Kunde of Coggin, and Spencer Kunde of Williamsburg; stepsister, Chelsea (Mike) Van Blaricom of Davenport; stepbrother, Andrew (Erin) Coffman of Severance, Colorado; paternal grandmother, Lois Kunde of Maquoketa; maternal step-grandfather, John Coffman of Davenport; a nephew Keenan Hall; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Rose and John Shillingford of Minnesota; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Harold Kunde, maternal grandparents Robert and Dolores Spaete, paternal step-grandparents Sylvia and Cecil Costello, and maternal step-grandmother Roberta Coffman.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials may be sent to Ohnward Bank and Trust in Baldwin under the account Kunde Strong.

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