U.S. Navy Capt. (Select) Kurt William Juengling of Ashburn, VA, died of war–related injuries on Thursday, July 28, 2011. He was 46 years old.
Juengling was born to a Navy family at Sangley Point Naval Station,
Cavite City, Philippines, on July 9, 1965. He graduated from the U.S.
Naval Academy in 1988. A veteran of the first and second Gulf War
conflicts, he most recently completed a second tour in Iraq. His record
of achievements included many personal awards including the Bronze Star.
His untimely passing is attributed to injuries sustained last year from
a roadside bomb blast in Iraq.
Capt. Juengling was commanding a Naval Reserve unit in Colorado
Springs and was also employed with AT&T Government Systems as an
architectural computer engineer.
His is survived by his wife, Jennifer; two children, Elizabeth and
Robert ; his parents, Capt. (Ret.) Robert and Anita; and a sister, Lisa
Hayes, all living in Ashburn.