Joseph A. Rundle, 78, of Batavia passed away March 25, 2012 at his residence in Batavia. He was born January 5, 1934 in Batavia the son of George and Margaret (nee Rosier) Rundle. He was united in marriage to Coral Jean Marriott December 22, 1956 at The United Methodist Church of Batavia. Joseph was employed by Aurora Pump for thirty-five years retiring at the age of 55. Joe had a hobby of making birdhouses which kept many birds happy throughout his retirement. He was a member of Batavia United Methodist Church and would volunteer for anything needed around the church. He donated his time with RSVP and served Meals on Wheels. Joe also served as the president of the United Ostomy Society for the Aurora Chapter for over 20 years. He is survived by his wife Coral Jean; two children Elizabeth Jean Essling of Batavia and Jim (Laura) Rundle of Germantown, WI; four grandchildren William (Jessica) Rundle, Meredith (Brandon) Taylor, Michael (Courtney) Szydelko, and Brian Szydelko; two great-grandchildren Kyle and Aiden Szydelko; two brothers Gerald (Dorothy) Rundle and Walter Rundle and a sister Louise Rundle. He is preceded in death by his parents. A memorial service will be held 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 31, 2012 at Batavia United Methodist Church 8 North Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the Family of Joseph Rundle where the memorials will be divided between Joseph’s favorite charities.