Brian Keith Koontz, 46, of La Porte, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at his home.
Brian was born on January 23, 1973 in La Porte, IN, to Harold and Ethel (Tidwell) Koontz.
Surviving are his mother, Ethel Koontz; partner and soul mate, Cassie Schultz; children, Dustin Harvey, Leslie Koontz, Destiny Denham and Nicole Lynch; 5 grandchildren, Keith and Mylo Harvey, Thomas, Travis and Mason Schimmel; and brother, Danny Koontz.
He was preceded by his father; son, Dillion Denham; grandparents, James Riley and Frances Tidwell, Charles Koontz-Shelby, Jesse Caudill, and Oma Whitaker-Koontz; aunts, Alma Slusher, Minnie Jenkins, Ruth King, Girnel West and Ruby Fletcher; and uncles, Charles Koontz, Jr., Earl "Buck" Koontz, Joe Koontz, Sonny Taylor, and Daniel Koontz.
Brian owned and operated Koontz Transportation where he was also a truck driver. He enjoyed riding his Harley and listening to music. Brian loved to cook and eat Mexican food.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 am on Monday, December 2, 2019 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center. Burial will follow at Patton Cemetery.
A time of visitation will be held from 9 am until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the family c/o Cassie Schultz, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350.
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