Lettie Bunt

VULCAN – Lettie L. Bunt, 95, of Vulcan, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at ManorCare Health Services in Kingsford.

She was born in Ladysmith, Wis., on June 8, 1917, daughter of the late Orlan and Lettie (Butler) Eller.

Lettie graduated from Quinnesec High School in 1935. Following graduation, she worked in area homes and stayed with the families whenever a new baby arrived.

She married Robert Bunt on Dec. 17, 1938, in Norway. He preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 1977.

She enjoyed trips to Alaska to visit her daughter and family, camping, family gatherings, and baking for everyone, especially at Christmas time.

Lettie is survived by her daughter, Nancy (Jim) LaVoie of Palmer, Alaska; nine grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Patricia Bunt of Waucedah Township; niece, Lois Schomer; and nephew, Richard Trecartin.

She was preceded in death by her son, John “Chickie” Bunt; daughter, Yvonne Bunt; and her sister, Marjorie Trecartin.

Visitation will be Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

Funeral services will follow on Thursday at 1 p.m. at Ortman Funeral Home, with Pastor Irene White of Grace United Methodist Church officiating.

Interment will follow at the Norway Township Cemetery.

Condolences to the family of Lettie Luceile Bunt may be expressed online at the Ortman Funeral Home website.

Arrangements announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.