Author and writer John Kuenster, 87, who lived in Evergreen Park for 62 years had a true passion for sports. With over 50 years in the industry, he was a sportswriter for the Chicago Daily News and was a contributing editor to Evanston-based Baseball Digest magazine until his death on April 2.
Kuenster died of cardiac arrest last week at , reports the Chicago Tribune.
Family and friends will pay tribute to Kuenster Monday, April 9 at a visitation from 2 to 9 p.m. at 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn. Tuesday, a funeral mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. at 9525 S. Lawndale Ave.