Alric Bunker, 19 months, Waupun

August 2, 2018

Alric “Fred” A. Bunker, 19 months, Waupun, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at UW Children’s Hospital in Madison on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, after a sudden illness.

Alric Alan Bunker was born Dec. 1, 2016, to Anita M. Bunker in Beaver Dam. Alric, affectionately known as “Fred,” was a fun loving little boy. He was always happy and extremely independent. He loved Elmo with a great passion, and chicken finger shooters. Bananas were among his favorite foods.

Alric “Fred” will be deeply missed by his loving and devoted mother, Anita M. Bunker of Waupun; his “best friends,” brother Hadyn and sister Kasimir, both at home; his grandma, Deb (Jerry) Heller of Beaver Dam and his grandpa, Tim (Heather) Bunker of Waupun; his great-grandmother, Annice Hopp of Waupun. He will also be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his great-grandmother, Bonnie Bunker; great- grandfather, Gerald Schouten; his uncles, Darryl Bunker and Dave Muckerheide; and his aunt, Lonnie Schouten.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Aug. 4, from noon until 4 p.m. at the Alto Community Center, W12785 County Road AS, Waupun. The celebration will conclude with a balloon release for “Fred” at 4 p.m. All are welcome to bring a balloon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations directed to his mom, Anita would be appreciated.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at koepsellfh.com.

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