Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bondhuses in:
 • Resthaven Memory Gardens
 • Fort Collins
 • Larimer County
 • Colorado
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Dorothy June Putney Bondhus
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 25, 1921
Fort Collins
Larimer County
Colorado, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 2010
Fort Collins
Larimer County
Colorado, USA

June was the daughter of Dale Leslie Putney and Alice Amanda (Starks) Putney. She graduated from Fort Collins High School in 1939, and attended secretarial school in Denver. She was later employed by Gates Rubber Company and a Denver hospital. She married John Merlin Bondhus in Fort Collins on April 8, 1948.

Her early employment in the Fort Collins area included City Drug and Woolworth's. In later years she accompanied her husband, Merlin to their family business, Blue Cloud Archery, on a daily basis. Her primary life's work was as a wife, mother and homemaker. Though during most of her adult life she had limited eye sight due to Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) and a hearing impairment, she enjoyed family gatherings and visiting.

June spoke fondly of her childhood experiences. As a young girl, on especially cold days, her grandfather would take her and other nearby children to school on a buckboard. She also frequently rode her bicycle to her Aunt Hazel's to make doughnuts.

She is survived by sons; daughter; her sister; granddaughters and grandson; nine great-grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a brother, Frank L. Putney and her youngest son, David. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  J Merlin Bondhus (1927 - 2006)
 
Burial:
Resthaven Memory Gardens
Fort Collins
Larimer County
Colorado, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MsFoxRider
Record added: Jan 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83111463
Dorothy June <i>Putney</i> Bondhus
Added by: MsFoxRider
 
Dorothy June <i>Putney</i> Bondhus
Cemetery Photo
Added by: MsFoxRider
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- MsFoxRider
 Added: Jan. 8, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service