Alice Mae Bond, 69, of Eudora, Kansas, passed away Aug. 30, 2018, at her home. Graveside funeral services will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Centropolis, Kansas.
She was born September 11, 1948, in Gardner, Kansas, the daughter of Alva L Kingery and Ruth (Conley) Kingery. Alice grew up in rural Pomona, Kansas and graduated from Overbrook High School with the class of 1966.
Alice worked for O’Donnell Construction as a laborer for several years until her retirement. She also worked at Hercules Ammunition Plant in De Soto for many years.
Family was important to Alice; her grandchildren were the biggest joy of her life. She loved to garden, do yard work and cook for her family get together. Christmas was her favorite holiday. She always knew how to make each year special. She was very hard working but also very giving. She would give whatever she had to someone in need.
Alice was united in marriage to Max Bond. Max preceded Alice in death in November of 2017. She is also preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Elaine Moses and Kathryn Snyder.
Alice is survived by two daughters; Shelly Buerman of Baldwin City, Stacy Kurtz and her husband, Duane, of Eudora; four grandchildren, Courtney Kurtz, Taylor Fluevog, Ron Buerman, Tyler Buerman all of Eudora; two great grandchildren, R.J. Buerman, Ava Fluevog; and her special dog Sophie.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Eudora Food Pantry c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 64 , Baldwin City, Kansas 66006. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.lamb-roberts.com.