Michael Brian Chuning

Michael Brian Chuning, 38, of Leavenworth, died, Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, at St. Francis Hospital. He was born July 14, 1978, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Steve Chuning and Veralyn Ellsworth.

Michael Brian Chuning

He served in the United States Air Force. He was stationed in the U.S., Aviano Air Base in Italy and Pakistan.

Mike is survived by his parents, a brother, Steven Craig Chuning of Kansas City, Kan.; and a sister, Aimee R. Thompson of Overland Park, Kan.

He enjoyed cooking out, spending time with his family and hanging out with his cat, George.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A graveside service with military honors will be at 12:30 p.m., Monday, at Leavenworth National Cemetery. Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to Chains of Hope Animal Rescue.