William K. (Bill) Bond

William K. (Bill) Bond of Prineville died Monday, September 11, 2000, of 
electrocution at his job site.
  Mr. Bond was born Aug 24, 1956 in Lebanon to Kenneth and Patricia (Long) 
Bond. He grew up in Lebabon and attended school there, graduating in 1974. He 
moved to Prineville in 1989 where he owned and operated the B. Bond Tree 
Service for many years.
 He enjoyed spending time in the outdoors hunting and camping. He was an 
accomplished team roper and competed in may Central Oregon rodeos including 
the Paulina Rodeo where he won the champion header in the 1993 and 1997 
rodeos. He owned and operated a cattle ranch east of Prineville where he 
raised longhorn cattle and quarter horses. He also enjoyed tinkering with 
farm equipment, fixing, selling and buying at the equipment and cattle 
auctions.
  Survivors include his parents Ken and Pat Bond of Mitchell: brother, Steve 
Bond of Prineville: Sisters Stephanie Salvage of Lebanon, and Peggy Lindquist 
of Mitchell and fiance, Denise Green of Prineville.
  Funeral services will be held Saturday, Sept, 17 at 1PM at the Prineville 
Community Church at 520 NE Elm. Pastor Curtis Hold of the Mitchell Assemble 
of God Church will officiate. Graveside services will be held at the Burnt 
Ranch Cemetery in Mitchell.
  Those wishing to make contributions in Mr. Bonds memory may make them to 
the Bill Bond Memorial Fund in care of Community First Bank, P. O. Box 447 in 
Prineville.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Prineville Funeral Home.