February 25, 2018
GRAND MOUND, Iowa — Ronald Michael Bunce, 68, of Grand Mound, Iowa, died unexpectedly on Sunday, February 25, 2018, in Grand Mound.
Mike was born in Clinton to Daniel and Lucille (Jurgensen) Bunce. He graduated from Central Community Schools in DeWitt, Iowa. Mike joined the Army in 1968 and served two tours in Vietnam. He was united in marriage to Teresa Wilkinson on October 11, 1969. Mike worked for Genesis Home Medical Equipment until retirement.
Mike was a member of SS Philip & James Catholic Church, Grand Mound, the DeWitt American Legion, and the VVA. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, fishing, canoeing and motorcycles.
Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Teresa; children, Amy (Joe) Bexson of Madison, Wisconsin, Christopher Bunce of Eldridge; grandchildren, Tyler, Henry, Riley, Chloe, Sofia, Amelia and Scarlett; siblings, Patricia, Debra, Barb, Steve and Michelle.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Greg; and infant twin daughters, Susan and Sarah.
A memorial visitation will be held from 9 until 10:45 a.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018, at SS Philip & James Catholic Church, Grand Mound, with a rosary at 9 a.m. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the church with the Rev. Fr. Francis Odoom officiating. Interment and military rights will follow at Kvindherred Cemetery in rural Calamus, Iowa.
Arrangements are in the care of Schultz Funeral Home, Grand Mound. Condolences may be expressed at www.schultzfuneralhomes.com