Barbara Ann Bunch, 87, of Connersville, IN passed away on August 25, 2022. Barbara was born on May 12, 1935 in Connersville, to the late Ernest and Ruth Ann McCreary Jones.
On January 18th 1957 Barbara Ann married the love of her life Mr. Lowell Bunch. They were able to spend 49 years together prior to his passing on May 7, 2006.
Barbara was a homemaker for many years while raising a family, she later went to work in the manufacturing industry, she work for Ford, Visteon, for 23 years.
Barbara was a remarkable woman that knew exactly what she wanted in life. She was an avid bingo play, nothing could keep her away from her bingo playing time. She loved to play an intense card game, and enjoyed the relaxation brought by doing a crossword puzzle.
She is survived by her children; daughters: Ruth Ann (Ernie) Ladd, Kathleen (Ronald Smith) Bunch, Colleen Wehrley, and Vicki (James) Burns; also her sons: Keith (Shell Kilgore) Bunch and William Bunch. She will be thought of often, by her siblings; brothers: Bud (Joan) Jones, Gene (Sharon) Jones, and sisters: Mary Threet, and Helen (Skip) Purcell. She will be missed greatly by her sister-in-law Claire Jones, and Judy Jones. Barbara’s memories will forever be cherished by her numerous grandchildren; great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her siblings Jerry Jones, Norman Jones, Ed Jones and Alberta Prifogle; her brother- in- law, Zane Prifogle, Dayton Threet; son-in-law Terry Wehrley, and daughter-in-law Myrtle Bunch. Barbara was reunited with her grandchild Chadwick Ray Evans, and her great-great grandchild Trae Neukam.
Friends and family may gather on Sunday, September 4, 2022 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at Urban Winkler Funeral Home located at 513 W 8th Street Connersville, IN 47331. A funeral service for Barbara will begin at 2:00pm with Pastor David Bonne officiating.
Urban Winkler Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.