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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Obituary - John J. Bunn

John J. Bunn, 75, Deerfield, MO, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg. John was born October 18, 1945 in Ft. Scott, KS to John Julius and Neva M. (Rippee) Bunn.

John grew up in Deerfield. He graduated from Nevada High School Class of 1963 then attended Pittsburg State University where he received a Masters’ Degree. John worked throughout his life as an electrician for REA in Iola, KS retiring in 1982 due to a disability. He continued working in the family business operating Trailblazer Steakhouse for several years.

Survivors include his wife Billie of the home; four children, Ronnie Bunn (Tammie), Deerfield, Susan Chadd (Steve), Deerfield, Jennifer Ellis (John), Nevada, Beth Sandness (Rick), Kincaid, KS; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; three sisters; as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, JB Bunn; and one sister, Jamie Crossland.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.