Pauline Bernice Mounce

Pauline B. Mounce

Pauline Bernice (Myers) Mounce, 89, of Lafayette, passed away at 2:35 p.m. on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Creasy Springs. Born February 11, 1925 in Wheatfield, IN, she was the daughter of the late George Cleveland and Lucy Josephine (Clager) Myers. She was a graduate of Kingsbury High School.

Pauline married Harley James Mounce on January 2, 1946 in LaPorte, IN and he preceded her in death on January 21, 2009. She was a homemaker, a life member of the American Legion Auxiliary, and a member of the Lafayette Women's Bowling Association where she held various offices for 10 years.

Surviving are her children, Paul Mounce (wife, Maxine), Dennis Mounce (wife, Midge), and Louise Mounce (wife, Diane) all of Kokomo, IN, Cindee Peak (husband, Michael) and Melodie Brooks both of Lafayette; her twin brother Paul Myers of Lafayette and her sister Georgia Miller of Doylestown, OH. Also surviving are twelve grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one sister and six brothers.

Visitation from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Friday at Hippensteel Funeral Home with the service to follow at 2 p.m., with Pastor Donna Enersen officiating. Burial Saturday at 1:00 p.m. (CST) at Kingsbury Cemetery near LaPorte, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to American Legion Post #11 Auxiliary. Hippensteel Funeral home is entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com

Funeral Home

Hippensteel Funeral Home, Inc.
822 North Ninth Street Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 742-7302

Published in the Journal & Courier on Feb. 25, 2014