Lois A. “Paperlady” “LuLu” (Ferguson) Bunkert, age 78, of Fond du Lac, died Friday, October 8, 2021, at the Fond du Lac Lutheran Home. She was born on November 6, 1942, in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Harold and Frances (Dawson) Ferguson. On March 11, 1961, she married Donald E. Bunkert in Pine River. He preceded her in death on July 2, 2020. Lois delivered for the Action Advertiser for many years. She enjoyed bowling, sewing, and singing. She was a member of Lighthouse Christian Church.
Survivors include her children, David W. (Linda) Bunkert of Fond du Lac, Justine M. (Jeff) Abitz of Fond du Lac, Laura J. (Todd) Rostyne of Waupun, Troy T. (Kathy) Bunkert of Fond du Lac, Patrick G. (Jessica) Bunkert of Fond du Lac; fifteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; first great-great-grandchild arriving next March; sisters, Marie Wilson of Wild Rose, Joyce (Bryce) Woodbury of Utah; brother, Donald (Liz) Ferguson of California, Arthur (Char) Ferguson of Arizona; one brother-in-law, Howard (Mary) Bunkert of Cascade; sister-in-law, Terry L. (Tim) Mancl of Wautoma; sister-in-law, Susan K. Bunkert of Appleton; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Charles and George.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, October 16, 2021, from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow the visitation at the funeral home at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow at Estabrooks Cemetery. Following the burial everyone is invited to Patrick’s house at 110 E. 11th St, Fond du Lac. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family.
Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at ueckerwitt.com