Name: James Ellis Bundy
From: The Plainfield Enterprise,
James E. Bundy, 77 years old, died suddenly 15 5 o'clock on Sunday evening, July
15, 1962, while watching television at his home at 400 Des Plaines St.,
Date: Thursday, July 19, 1962
Mr. Bundy, son of the late Frank and Sarah Young Bundy, was born on February 26,
1885, in Na-Au-Say Township, and spent his entire lifetime there and in
On February 10, 1910, he was united in marriage to Miss Alice Pearson. They
farmed in the Na-Au-Say and Plainfield areas until 1941, when he retired from
farming. For 14 years he worked as a maintenance man for the Plainfield School
System, retiring in 1958.
He is survived by his wife, Alice; a daughter, Marjorie, Mrs. Stuart Moore; a
son, Robert; and five granddaughters, Patricia, Barbara and Sue Moore, and Joyce
and Julie Bundy, all of Plainfield; also several nieces and nephews. He was
preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were held at the Overman Chapel, at 2 o'clock on Wednesday
afternoon, July 18, with the Rev. Herbert G. Null of the Plainfield Methodist
Church officiating. Burial was in the Plainfield Cemetery.