Life Story for
Linda Bond (Heath)
Mrs. Linda Carol (Heath) Bond, age 73, of Patriot, Indiana, entered this life on November 28, 1944, in Madison, Indiana, the loving daughter of the late, Carroll Edward" Boo" Heath and Lovena M. (Furnish) Jacobs. She was raised in Patriot, Indiana and was a 1962 graduate of the Patriot High School. Linda attended Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana for two years and earned her business degree from St. Mary-of-the-Woods in West Terre Haute, Indiana. Linda was united in marriage on June 27, 1964, at the Brooksburg Baptist Church in Brooksburg, Indiana to H. Craig Bond and to this union arrived two sons, Jerod "Jay" and Jonathan to bless their home. Linda and Craig shared nearly 53 years of marriage together until her death. Linda was employed as a bookkeeper for Bircher & Hamilton Volkswagen in Madison, Indiana, for two years and First National Bank in Vevay, Indiana from 1964 to 1984. She was also employed as an internal auditor for the Department of Defense from 1985 to 1992. She owned and operated with her husband, J&J Enterprises in Patriot, Indiana and was the comptroller from 1992 to 2007. She was a member of the Vevay VFW Post #5396 Ladies Auxiliary. Linda enjoyed playing bunco with her friends and spending time with her family and friends. Linda also enjoyed being on the Ohio River, boating and wintering in Arcadia, Florida. Linda will be deeply missed by her loving family, friends and her community. Linda passed away at 2:24 p.m., Sunday, January 21, 2018, at the Dearborn County Hospital in Lawrenceburg, Indiana.
Linda is survived by her loving husband of nearly 53 years, H. Craig Bond of Patriot, Indiana; her sons, Jerod "Jay" Bond and his wife: Cheryl of Canyon Lake, Texas and Jonathan Bond of Patriot, Indiana; her grandson, Jason Bond of Patriot, Indiana; her step-grandson, Blake Wheels of Lawrenceburg, Indiana; her step-mother, Ola B. Purvis and her husband: Charlie of Milton, Kentucky; her half-brothers, Gary Heath and his wife: Mary of Madison, Indiana, Jeff Heath and his wife: Yonna of Brooksburg, Indiana, Aaron Heath and his wife: Shonna of Brooksburg, Indiana; her half-sister, Pam Dowdy Foster and her husband: Lee of Madison, Indiana and her several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carroll Edward "Boo" Heath, died August 21, 1999 and Lovena M. (Furnish) Jacobs, died June 8, 2009 and her step-father, Warren T. "Pete" Jacobs, died January 9, 2006.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 26, 2018, at 11:00 am, by Rev. Mike Jones at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Interment will follow in the Eastview Cemetery, Patriot, Indiana.
Friends may call 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Thursday, January 25, 2018, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bond Family Endowment Fund % Community Foundation of Switzerland County. Cards are available at the funeral home.