Alice Mae Bond, 69, Eudora: Sept. 11, 1948 – Aug. 30, 2018

EUDORA, Kan. – Alice Mae Bond, 69, of Eudora, Kan., passed away Aug. 30, 2018, at her home. She was born Sept. 11, 1948, in Gardner, Kan., the daughter of Alva L Kingery and Ruth (Conley) Kingery. Alice grew up in rural Pomona, Kan., and graduated from Overbrook High School, Overbrook, Kan., 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, Desoto, Kan., 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-togethers. 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 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, Baldwin City, Kan., and Stacy Kurtz and her husband, Duane, of Eudora; four grandchildren, Courtney Kurtz, Taylor Fluevog, Ron Buerman, and Tyler Buerman, all of Eudora; two great grandchildren, R.J. Buerman and Ava Fluevog; and her special dog, Sophie.

Graveside funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Centropolis, Kan. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Eudora Food Pantry, sent in care of Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 64 , Baldwin City, KS 66006. Condolences may be left at

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