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 William E. Bunce

William E. Bunce

Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA
Death 7 Dec 1974 (aged 44)
Lead, Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Englewood, Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA
Plot Section 15 Lot 24 Grave 8
Memorial ID 100698075 · View Source
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Services for William E. Bunce, 44, will be 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Daniel Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Arthur Bayley officating. Burial will be in Mountain Lawn Cemetery.

Bunce died early Saturday at his home in Lead following a lengthy illness.

He was born May 11, 1930, in Deadwood to R.G. and Gwendolyn Bunce. He was graduated from Lead High School in 1949 and began working for Homestake Mining Co. in 1950. He was a mill operator until a few years ago.

He married Selah Hovland in Lead.

He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Moose and Odd Fellows lodges, and the Lead Volunteer Fire Department.

Surviving are four children, Timothy 12, James 10, Clark 8 and Tammy 6, all of Rapid City; his father and a brother in California.

A memorial has been established to Glory House.

The Rapid City Jouranl, Dec. 9, 1974.

Next of Kin (Aunt): Ila Mae Stevens

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  • Maintained by: Mike Clark
  • Originally Created by: City of Lead
  • Added: 14 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100698075
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William E. Bunce (11 May 1930–7 Dec 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100698075, citing Mountain Lawn Cemetery, Englewood, Lawrence County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Mike Clark (contributor 47478488) .