Dorothy L. Perrier-Bunce, 91, of Ames and formerly of Sheldahl, died November 25, 2017, at Bethany Manor in Story City. Funeral services are Wednesday, November 29, at Ankeny Baptist Church in Ankeny. Burial will be in the Sheldahl Cemetery.


Dorothy was born on April 25, 1926, in Sheldahl, Iowa to Fred and Mabel (Estrem) Trumbull. She married John Perrier on July 24, 1949. He died October 16, 1992. She married Fred Bunce on May 5, 2005.


Dorothy worked as a bookkeeper at Midwest Paper for many years and lived her entire life in the Sheldahl and Ames area. She was a member of the Ankeny Baptist Church, where she was very active in the church activities. Dorothy really enjoyed her family and all the family get togethers.


Dorothy is survived by her husband, Fred of Ames; four daughters, Nichon Perrier of Grand Rapids, MI, Nanette (Greg) Gifford Lino Lakes, MN, Noelle (Ron) Burgett of Chariton and Linnae Wilcox of Nampa, ID; a son, Drew (Patricia) Perrier of Nampa, ID; 14 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren and a sister, Dolores Sellers of Austin, MN.


She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, John.


Memorial contributions can be made to Ankeny Baptist Church.


Services were handled by Soderstrum Funeral Home in Slater.