Hilda M. Bunyard, 97, of Connersville passed away early Thursday morning, May 10, 2018, at Fayette Regional Health System.
One of four children of Edward and Mary Jane Schutter Willhelm, Hilda was born on September 29, 1920, in Fayette County, Indiana.
On October 18, 1938, she married Noah E. Bunyard in Connersville. Mr. Bunyard passed away on May 4, 1994.
A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Hilda took great pride in caring for her family. In her leisure time, she enjoyed being outdoors and vegetable gardening.
Survivors include a son, James (Judith) Bunyard of Connersville; grandsons, Jeffrey Bunyard of Connersville and Jay Bunyard of Huntingburg, Indiana; a great-grandson, Spencer Bunyard; and a sister-in-law, Mary Ann Willhelm of Connersville.
Besides her husband of 55 years, Noah Bunyard, Hilda was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Charles and Edward Willhelm; and a sister, Mary Bunyard.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend Dustin Boehm at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at St. Gabriel Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Dale Cemetery. The Rosary will be recited at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 14, 2018, with visitation to follow until 7:00 p.m. at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Gabriel Church Endowment Fund and online condolences can be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com.
St. Gabriel Parish Endowment Fund
232 W. 9th Street, Connersville IN 47331