Beverly McLeland
B: 1929-09-29
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
McLeland, Beverly
Teresa Young
B: 1944-10-27
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Young, Teresa
Mabel Robertson
B: 1916-05-04
D: 2017-10-16
View Details
Robertson, Mabel
John Schultz
B: 1930-07-16
D: 2017-10-06
View Details
Schultz, John
James Scott
B: 1924-05-07
D: 2017-10-04
View Details
Scott, James
Beulah Mellert
B: 1934-10-04
D: 2017-10-02
View Details
Mellert, Beulah
Jack Hudson
B: 1942-04-17
D: 2017-09-27
View Details
Hudson, Jack
Ray Haffner
B: 1944-01-14
D: 2017-09-26
View Details
Haffner, Ray
Marion Black
B: 1927-03-02
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Black, Marion
Deloris Eldridge
B: 1936-01-24
D: 2017-09-18
View Details
Eldridge, Deloris
Arzonia Lewis
B: 1928-07-27
D: 2017-09-17
View Details
Lewis, Arzonia
Russell Taylor
B: 1926-05-10
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Taylor, Russell
Mark Foster
B: 1966-06-03
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Foster, Mark
Marjorie Cox
B: 1942-09-29
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Cox, Marjorie
Rodney May
B: 1956-01-14
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
May, Rodney
James Eppard
B: 1937-02-01
D: 2017-09-12
View Details
Eppard, James
Marjorie Hoover
B: 1920-11-12
D: 2017-09-11
View Details
Hoover, Marjorie
Bobbie Lefevre
D: 2017-09-06
View Details
Lefevre, Bobbie
Betty Boles
D: 2017-09-04
View Details
Boles, Betty
James Fuller
B: 1931-11-19
D: 2017-08-30
View Details
Fuller, James
Lois Bronnenberg
B: 1924-08-12
D: 2017-08-29
View Details
Bronnenberg, Lois


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
10501 North State Road 3
Muncie, IN 47303
Phone: (765) 284-1920
Fax: (765) 284-1973

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Lee Bourne can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Lee Bourne

Lee Bourne
Lee Alonzo Bourne, 82 of Yorktown, died early Thursday morning, May 18th, 2017 at his residence. He was born August 12, 1934 in Dunkirk and was the son of the late Linnlie Alonzo & Ida May (Cline) Bourne.
Lee excelled in school and was very proud of a 5 year perfect attendance record and carried straight A’s. He worked 2 years at the Sneath Glass Factory in Hartford City and was a precision tool grinder for Delco Battery in Muncie for 40 years. Lee proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Army serving in the 176 AAA Missile Battalion stationed in Valley Forge, PA. He was a past master of Anthony Lodge 171, F&AM; honorary member of Muncie Lodge 433; Delaware 46, William A Full Lodge 744; Daleville Lodge 730, Farmland Lodge #308 and New Castle 91. He was a recipient of the Gold Honor Award of the York Rite Sovereign, College of North America. Lee served a commission as a special deputy to the grand master of Indiana. He also was a Master Ritualist of the Masonic Lodge, of which he serviced for 50 plus years. Lee was a member and past Chaplain of the United Auto Workers Union Local 489. He had been active in the Albany Methodist Church and had also taught Sunday School there. Lee attended Mt. Olive Church and Yorktown Christian Church. He retired in 1993 being a runner all his life. Lee began running competitively, successfully training triathlon every morning at 5:25 a.m. He made many really good friends in the runner’s circuit and logged several thousand miles with his two best 4 legged friends Bungi & Shadow.
Lee is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Patricia Louise (Byrd) Bourne, whom he married September 16, 1956 in Forrest Park Nazarene Church in Muncie; a son Jeffery Lee Bourne (Susan) of Yorktown; two daughters Deborah Lynn Harman of Yorktown and Deena Kay Shroyer (Steve) of Owatonna, MN; three granddaughters Erin Harman of Muncie and Oliva and Natalie Shroyer of Owatonna, MN; three great-grandchildren Marley, Bella, and Elijah Harman; two nieces and a nephew also survive. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister Ruth Daniel, brother Burwell Bourne and a son-in-law Rod Harman.
Funeral Services for Lee will be held Friday, May 26, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Garden View Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Lewis officiating. Burial with military honors being conducted by the United States Army and the Delaware County Honor Guard will follow in Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home. A Lodge of Sorrow Service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday by the New Castle Lodge #91. Memorial Contributions may be made to ARF (Animal Relief Fund) with envelopes provided at the funeral home.
Order Flowers




Expert Pistol Medal

Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories