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Myrtle E. Bungard

January 5, 2016 September 22, 2014
Myrtle E. Bungard
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Myrtle E. Bungard (nee Davis) 98 of Oberlin passed away September 22, 2014 at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin following a brief illness. She was born January 5 , 1916 in Elyria and was a graduate of Elyria High School. Myrtle was a loving wife , mother , grandmother , great-grandmother and great-great grandmother. Even with a large family , Myrtle took others under her wing and made them feel welcome , whether it be her children's friends growing up , or her children's spouses whom she treated like her own children. Myrtle was known as Grandma to her grandkids and LaLa or LaLi to her great-grandkids and great-great grandkids. She was the youngest of eight children and the only one of her family to graduate High School. In her 50's Myrtle decided to fulfill her dream of becoming a nurse and went back to school. She worked at Welcome Nursing Home until her retirement. Myrtle was a huge dog lover and could charm any animal or person for that matter into falling in love with her. Survivors include her son Thomas , daughter-in law Barbara Bungard and son-in law Doyle Jones. Myrtle was preceded in death by her husband Alvin , son Donald , daughters Beverly "Debbie" Barkacs , Gail Jones son-in law Ronald Barkacs , brothers Edward , Ralph , Alvin , Jack , and George , sisters Sylvia Walters (nee Davis) ,and Erma Downing (nee Davis) , and her parents John T. and Elizabeth (nee Bradley). Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Wednesday September 24, 2014 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57) Elyria 440-322-4626 , where funeral services will be held Thursday at 10AM. Pastor Chuck Behrens chaplain of the Hospice of the Western Reserve will officiate. Burial will be in Ridgehill Memorial Park (Amherst). In lieu of flowers family suggests those who wish may make donations to the Lorain County Animal Protective League 8303 Murray Ridge d. Elyria, Oh 44035 On line condolences may be expressed at


10 AM Thursday September 25, 2014

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service Elyria , Ohio


5-7 PM Wednesday September 24 ,2014

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service Elyria , Ohio

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