Bernice M. (Bunny) Roelle, age 95 of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 11:55 a.m. on Thursday (April 30, 2015) at Brookside Village in Jasper, Indiana.
Bernice was born in Jasper, Indiana on November 10, 1919 to George and Barbara Ann Gardner. She married James T. Roelle on June 9, 1949 in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, IN. He preceded her in death on July 3, 1985.
Bernice was a homemaker and worked for Jasper Cabinet Company as a secretary for many years.
She was the valedictorian of the Jasper High School Class of 1937.
She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and their Sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
She enjoyed playing cards and spending time with friends and family.
Steve Roelle, Jasper, IN
Mike Roelle and his wife Marsha Graham, Curwensville, PA
Jeff Roelle and companion Bethany Hamilton, Orlando, FL
Shawn and Andrea Graham
Mary Lee Brockman and her husband Jim, Evansville, IN
Julia Eversman, Indianapolis, IN
Preceding her in death besides her husband was one daughter Barbara Ann, who died in infancy, and one brother, Cliff Gardner.
Funeral services for Bernice M. (Bunny) Roelle will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday (May 4, 2015) at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper, Indiana, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper, Indiana.
Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. on Sunday (May 3, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper, Indiana. The Holy Family Sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary will pray the rosary at 2:45 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church, or to a favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.