COLEMAN - Funeral service for Addie S. “Del” Funderburg, 86, of Coleman will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, in Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jerry Chastain officiating. Burial will follow in the Coleman City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.
She died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Coleman Healthcare Center.
She was born May 18, 1922, in Yakima, Wash., to Thomas William Studdard and Ethel Evans Studdard. She was raised in Yakima and graduated from St. Euphrasias School for Girls in Seattle. She moved to California in 1942, and to New York in 1944. Her first husband, Alfred C. Montegro ,was killed in Salerno, Italy, during World War II. She lived in New York City from 1944 to 1952 when she moved back to Yakima, where she met and was married to James Stricker in 1955. After divorcing in 1976, she came to Coleman in 1977, and was married to Mike Funderburg in 1978. She was Seventh-day Adventist and a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Mike Funderburg of Coleman; a son, James Stricker of Coleman; mother-in-law, Mary Funderburg of Coleman; two brothers-in-law, Tommie Funderburg and Stephen Funderburg both of Coleman; two sisters-in-law, Susan Culpepper and husband J.D. of Zephyr, Adelita Funderburg of Deerfield, Kan.; two aunts, Sandra Steffey and Geneva Morton both of Coleman; several nieces and nephews; and a great-nephew, and great-niece.