Obituary: Greta Stunz Bleakman

Greta Stunz Bleakman 

Nov. 25, 1928 - July 1, 2022

Greta Stunz Bleakman passed away peacefully at her home in Garden City, Idaho on July 1, 2022. She was 93.

Greta was born on Nov. 25, 1928, in Cascade, Idaho, to Emil and Alta Stunz. The family lived briefly in Horseshoe Bend, Idaho, before settling in Nyssa, Oregon, in 1938. Greta graduated from Nyssa High School in 1946 and attended Boise Junior College, a two-year institution before it became Boise State University. She was vice president of her freshman class at BJC and became acting class president when that office was vacated.

She continued her education at the University of Oregon, earning a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a medical technology certification. She was active in the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority.

In 1952 . . .