Victoria Bond

Victoria Lynn (Tuttle) Bond, 76, of Wichita, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at Ascension Via Christi St. Francis Hospital.

Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 22 at the Winfield Veterans Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Breakthrough (Episcopal Social Services). Contributions can be left in care of Shelley Family Funeral Home of Winfield.

Victoria was born Jan. 8, 1944, in Des Moines, Iowa, to parents Dr. Victor Alexander Tuttle and Ruth (Horn) Tuttle. She married the love of her life, L.D. Bond, in 1972. She was a graduate of Wichita State University and a lifetime member of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Victoria served on the Wichita State University College of Fine Arts Advisory Board, the Wichita State University Music Associates Board and the Executive Board of Phi Kappa Phi, Chapter 109 at Wichita State University. She was also a member of The Society of 1895, Wichita State University and The Marcus Urann Society at Phi Kappa Phi.

Until her retirement, Victoria was a teacher at USD 259 (Wichita Public Schools) and the Catholic Diocese of Wichita (St. Joseph Catholic School). She was very active in piano musical studies, including multiple competitions (both solo and accompanist), private recitals, violin and organ performance, string quartet and orchestra. She did several years of volunteer work at Episcopal Social Services in Wichita and Winfield. She taught life skills classes at ESS – Wichita, and volunteered at Robert Dole VA Hospital in Wichita. Following Victoria’s confession of faith she was baptized by immersion at Hillside Christian Church in Wichita.

She is survived by her husband, L.D. Bond.

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