Catherine “Kitty” Bundy
Date of Birth
April 29, 1931
Wann, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
April 15, 2020
Lincoln, Nebraska
Graveside Service

Monday, April 20, 2020 ~ 2:00 p.m.
Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

*Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic: The graveside service will be for family only.

Celebration of Life Directions

At a later date
First Christian Church ~Ashland, Nebraska


First Christian Church or Oxbow Living Center

Catherine “Kitty” D. Bundy, 88 of Ashland, NE passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln, NE.  She was born April 29, 1931 in Wann, NE to Elmer E. and Ethel M. (Marshall) Buck.  She graduated from Ashland High School in 1949.  She was united in marriage to Beryl “Max” Welch on July 15, 1950 in Ashland, from this union three children were born, Terri, Michael and Steven “Kent” Welch. Kitty worked at the Mead Ordinance Plant, Western Electric for 16 years and at the Sarpy County Election Office for 10 years.  On September 3, 1983 she was united in marriage to Melvin E. Bundy at the First Christian Church in Ashland.  Kitty and Melvin loved to travel together and made many trips out West including Hawaii.

Kitty was a faithful and lifelong member of the First Christian Church.  She was baptized in 1943 and belonged to many Bible study groups.  She was a past board member and a trustee at the church.

She was an avid Husker fan who enjoyed crocheting and gardening.  God and her family were most important to her.

She is survived by her husband, Melvin Bundy, children, Terri (Dan) Kleist and Michael (Kim) Welch; step-children, Steve Bundy, Randy (Jody) Bundy, Vickee  Siemers and Karen (Barney) Roubal; sister, Luella Lewis 19 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Ethel Buck; husband, Beryl “Max” Welch; son, Steven “Kent” Welch; siblings, Donald, Earnest, Harold, Elmer Jr., Robert and Luetta.

Condolences for Catherine “Kitty” Bundy
  1. Shari Nygren
    • April 16, 2020 - 9 months ago

    Thoughts and prayers to all the family. May you feel God’s loving arms wrapping around you in comfort . Take care!
    David & Shari Nygren

  2. Anonymous
    • April 16, 2020 - 9 months ago

    She was a BEAUTIFUL Lady inside and out. She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Thank you for sharing this.

  3. Dale Kahla
    • April 16, 2020 - 9 months ago

    My thoughts are with all of the family. I loved the times that I was able to be at family functions with Kitty.

  4. Mary Baker
    • April 17, 2020 - 9 months ago

    My sympathies and prayers to Uncle Mel and all the cousins. Aunt Kitty was one of the sweetest ladies I ever knew. God be with you all as you remember what a wonderful woman she was to everyone.
    love Mary Baker (Bundy)and husband John

  5. Michael Njus
    • April 17, 2020 - 9 months ago

    My prayers are with you all. Kitty was a special lady,,, I appreciated her support and encouragement during the time I served FCC. Pastor Mike

  6. Robin Fosbender
    • April 17, 2020 - 9 months ago

    Mel and family, we are thinking of you all. We loved Kitty so much at FCC, she was a wonderful and caring person. She will truly be missed!

    Robin Fosbender & Marilyn Boston

  7. Erin Siemers
    • April 17, 2020 - 9 months ago

    Prayers for comfort and peace during this difficult time. We love you grandpa.
    Erin, Mike, Avery and Carter

  8. Kellie Ford
    • April 18, 2020 - 9 months ago

    Mel and family, Frank and I are so sorry for your loss. Kitty was a nice lady and she will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Kellie & Frank Ford

  9. Joyce Schram
    • April 20, 2020 - 9 months ago

    Mel. We are so sorry to hear that Kitty had pasted away. She was such a wonderful person. Please know we are praying for you and your family.

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