Frances Margaret (Bauman) Dunkle

Dunkle, Frances Margaret (Bauman)

Age 87, passed away peacefully on February 13, 2014 at her home. Frances was born April 1, 1926 in Elmira, NY the daughter of the late Carl and Josephine Bauman. She is predeceased by her beloved husband, Albert H. Dunkle; sons, George L. Johnson and Thomas W. Johnson; sister, Lena Jenkins; and brother, Carl Bauman. She is survived by daughters, Betty Johnson Elliott, Frances Dunkle Littlefield (Stephen), Albert C. Dunkle (Carol); sisters, Rose Theresa Lux, Beverly Sawyer (Donald), Phyllis Fairbanks, Diana Baker (Ken); brothers, Frank Bauman, Duane Bauman (Patricia), Douglas Bauman (Elinor); and her close grandsons, Albert Dunkle and Chad Goodwin; numerous other loving grandchildren, nieces and nephews and their extended families. In her over 30 year residency at Flannery Towers, she served as a volunteer in the dining room, loved her twice weekly bingo games and was a morning "regular" at Anne's restaurant. She will be remembered and missed by friends too numerous to count. The family would like to especially thank Darryl Johnson and other Flannery staff for their kindnesses to Frances over the years. Family & friends are invited to call on Thursday, February 20th, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home, 1004 Lake St., Elmira. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. with Pastor David Sullivan officiating. Interment will take place on Friday, February 21st, at 11 a.m. in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Funeral Home

James D. Barrett Funeral Home
1004 Lake Street Elmira, NY 14901
(607) 733-4629

Published in Star-Gazette from Feb. 18 to Feb. 20, 2014