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Lucille V. Johnson Bunten
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1913
Death: Apr. 11, 2011
West Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Lucille V. Bunten, 97, passed away Monday, April 11, 2011 at Scottish Rite Park, her home for the past 13 years. Services will be at Hamilton's on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines, on Sunday, April 17, at 3:00 p.m. Family will greet friends one hour prior to the service.

Lucille was born in Des Moines on July 22, 1913. She graduated from East High School and married J. Keith Bunten in 1933. Lucille worked as an administrative assistant for 25 years. She spent her retirement playing bridge and traveling with her husband and other Shrine couples. She was a member of the Eastern Star and Omega Sigma, a national business women's sorority. Lucille loved people and was a trusted confidant to many.

She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Janet (Don) Bobenhouse; daughter-in-law, Diane Bunten; grandchildren, Barb (Tony) Hoffman, Brian Bunten, Amy Dougherty, Carol (Daniel Rosenberg) Bunten, Doug Bobenhouse, Brad Bobenhouse, and Anne (Ted) Spellman; great-grandchildren, Brecca and Jon Hoffman, Nate and Kaylen Dougherty, Margo Rosenberg, Eli Bunten, and Martin, Paul and Benjamin Spellman; nephew, Ken (Adele) Mikesell; nieces, Kathryn (David) Smedema, and Mary (Don) Price. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband, Keith; son, Ronald Bunten, MD; and sisters, Elaine Hartman and Maxine Tallman.

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  John Keith Bunten (1909 - 1995)
  Ronald Keith Bunten (1936 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Masonic Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Record added: Apr 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68406798
Lucille V. <i>Johnson</i> Bunten
Added by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Lucille V. <i>Johnson</i> Bunten
Added by: Katie Lou
Lucille V. <i>Johnson</i> Bunten
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God bless you Lucille. From a 1948 East High School graduate.
- Beverly Smith Harker
 Added: Apr. 18, 2011

- Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 Added: Apr. 15, 2011

- Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 Added: Apr. 15, 2011

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