Patsy Ann Bunce died Thursday, July, 10, 2008.

Mrs. Bunce was born and raised in Quapaw. She lived in the Kansas City, Mo., area and settled in Independence, Mo., 39 years ago.

She was a homemaker. She attended New Hope Baptist Church.

She married Clifton Bunce in 1953. He preceded her in death in 1975.

Survivors include three children, Anita Robinson of Carbondale, Colo., Juanita Welch of Oak Grove, Mo., and Marlon Bunce of Corona, Calif.; seven grandchildren, Heather Byers, Jennifer VanEngen, Bethany Bunce, Brandon Welch, Brian Welch, Shannon Robinson and Sabrina Robinson, and two great-grandchildren, Hailey and Timothy Byers.

Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Speaks Surburban Chapel in Independence. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the chapel.

Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.