Linda M. Bunce, 80, of Charlotte, Iowa passed away peacefully Friday, August 4, 2017 in her home surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held 3:30 PM Wednesday Aug. 9th at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Wednesday 2:00 PM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rossiter Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Gary Bunce, Austin Smith, Gary and Tony Taplin, Brett Haferbier, and Aaron Vegter. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Linda was born November 11, 1936 in Moberly, Missouri to A.D. and Margaret (Bazan) Orr. She graduated from Cairo High School in 1954. She was united in marriage with Owen Bunce in September 1968. Linda worked for the Illinois Bell and Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Community Care, and was a babysitter for neighborhood children in Charlotte. She enjoyed spending time with family and her animals, doing crossword puzzles, fishing, attending Senior Citizens, where she played cards, and gossiping with friends.
Linda is survived by her son, RIck (Adrea) Bunce of Charlotte; her grandchildren, Sabri (Austin) Smith of Clinton and Gary (Shawn Cairns) Bunce of Goose Lake; and her favorite little great-grandson Daxten Smith or stinkpot; and her brother, Allen (Patsy) Orr of Murrieta, CA. She is preceded in death by her parents.
Published on August 6, 2017