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Richard Kunde, champion of Sonoma County wine, agriculture, dies at 75

January 19, 2018

Richard Kunde, the generous and sociable scion of pioneering Valley of the Moon ranchers who became the nation's largest seller of grapevine rootstock and who was a passionate promoter of Sonoma County grapes and wine, propelling both onto the world stage, died Thursday in Santa Rosa at age 75.