Javon Kunkel, a 2021 alumnus, died Wednesday, May 3, by suicide, according to his family, who encourages everyone who is struggling with depression to seek support.
Kunkel ran track and field here and was a history major. He was currently studying in the Master of Arts in Servant Leadership Program at Viterbo University and was on the track team. We extend our deepest sympathies to Javon’s family and friends. Please continue to keep them in your prayers.
Students who may be in need of counseling services may contact Catholic Charities at 507-454-2270, dial 0 and tell them you are a Saint Mary’s student.