Ida Bumback



Ida Bertha Bumback, 66, passed away peacefully at her home in Conway, South Carolina on Friday October 5, 2018 with her loving family by her side. She was born on June 28, 1952 in Plainfield, New Jersey to the late Luther Stephenson & Elizabeth Bilczewski Stephenson.

Along with her parents, Ida is preceded in passing by her brothers, Sonny, Arthur & Joey Stephenson; and her sisters, Elizabeth Wilm, Dolores Motes & Katherine Palar.

A woman of strong faith, Ida was a proud and active member of the Waccamaw House of Worship in Conway. Ida loved to read and worked in a bookstore. She will forever be remembered as a loving mother and friend.

Left to cherish Ida’s memory are her son, Christopher (Larissa) Bumback of Milford, New Jersey; daughter, Melissa Bumback of Conway, South Carolina; grandson, Kaeden Bumback; sister, Lucille Walker of Glen Campbell, Pennsylvania; as well as several nieces and nephews, and many supportive friends and neighbors.

A Celebration of Ida’s life will be held at a later date at Waccamaw House of Worship, 7839 Highway 701 South, Conway, SC 29527. Those details will be announced when finalized.

At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ida’s name may be made to the Waccamaw House of Worship, at the address listed above.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet, SC (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.