Adolph Marion Bundrick
Adolph (“A.D.”) Bundrick went to his heavenly home on October 13, 2012 at the age of 88. His loving spirit, servant’s heart and twinkling smile will be greatly missed by many family and friends.
A.D. was born on April 11, 1924, in Abbeville, Ala., and lived for most of his life in Pensacola, Fla. He married Thelma E. Grant on December 4, 1947, and they spent nearly 65 years together. In July 2012 they relocated from Springfield, Mo. to Coon Rapids, Minn., where their daughter, Barbara Hallblade, and her family live.
Adolph worked for the U.S. Department of Defense Civil Service for 37 years at Pensacola NAS, Norfolk NAS, and Patuxent River (Md.) NAS. He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army and was stationed in the Philippines during WWII. A.D. was also a homebuilder, mechanic, and repairman.
Adolph was preceded in death by his mother (Tommie Bundrick), his father and stepmother (William Wesley and Minnie Bundrick), and two brothers (John Bundrick and J.C. Bundrick).
A.D. is survived by his wife, Thelma; daughter Barbara (& Don) Hallblade; son Dr. David (& Maria) Bundrick; grandchildren Noelle (& Stephen) Epp, Melinda (& Stephen) Scheperle, Brian (& Tura) Hallblade, Dr. Jeffrey Bundrick and Jonathan Bundrick; great-grandchildren Lila & Mele Epp and Samuel Scheperle; and numerous Bundrick and Grant relatives.
A Memorial Service was held Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. at Maranatha Village Chapel, 233 E Norton Rd., Springfield, Mo. Dr. Robert H. Spence, Dr. David Bundrick, and Rev. David Grant officiating.
Condolences may be sent to Thelma Bundrick, c/o Hallblade Realty, 535 Coon Rapids Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433. Memorial gifts may be made to Maranatha Village Chapel or the Adolph Bundrick Memorial Scholarship Fund, Evangel University, 1111 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, MO 65802.