Mary Gunn, 97, died Aug. 29, 2015, at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood. Born Feb. 24, 1918, she was the daughter of Adrian and Elyse (Bendel) Goodman. She was a graduate of the University of Southern California. On Oct. 23, 1939, she married Richard J. Gunn in Los Angeles, Calif. He died on Sept. 29, 1999. She was the co-owner of Gunn Clothing and Bridal. She was an avid bridge player.
Mrs. Gunn was a member of the First Congregational Church for 75 years, PEO, Athenian, Panhellanic and EHU.
Survivors include three sons, Bill (Kay) Gunn, Bob (Loretta) Gunn and Lyle (Cheryl) Gunn; two daughters, Kathy (Bob) Lawrence, and Rosemary (Chris) Clark; one brother, Adrian B. Goodman; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by son Joseph.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the First Congregational Church. A private family inurnment will be held at the Great Bend Cemetery. A memorial has been established with the First Congregational Church. Contributions may be left at Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.bryantfh.net.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS. 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Sept. 1, 2015