Paul R. Wunz Jr. | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 94 Issue 46 | p. 42 | Obituaries
Issue Date: November 21, 2016

Paul R. Wunz Jr.

Department: ACS News
Keywords: Paul R. Wunz Jr.

Paul R. Wunz Jr., 92, died on May 8 in Tucson, Ariz.

“Paul Wunz held several industrial positions and teaching positions during his career. He enjoyed his teaching and research with students at Geneva College and Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), where he was also chair of the chemistry department. I was privileged to have him as my mentor (we were the first father-son research team at IUP) and as a wonderful dad.”—Timothy Wunz, son

Most recent title: professor, IUP

Education: B.S., chemistry, Penn State University, 1944; Ph.D., organic chemistry, University of Delaware, 1950

Survivors: daughter, Carol Guba; sons, ­Stephen and Timothy; and three grandchildren


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