Tod Larry Bounds was born to Larry and Dorothy (Erkenbrack) Bounds on June 7, 1966 in New Prague, MN.
On August 8, 1992 he was united in marriage with Julie Kaye Schallock. He worked as a warehouse receiver at Mason Brothers in Wadena. He filled his spare time with watching football, baseball, western movies, along with hunting and fishing, as he loved the outdoors. He had a passion for Chevy trucks, and he liked them loud and fast.
Surrounded by his family, Tod passed away on April 7, 2012, at the age of 45, at his home in Verndale. He was preceded in death by his sister Lisa Marie; grandparents Earl and Edith Bounds, and Vernon and Elfa Erkenbrack; and cousins Dean Erkenbrack and Bobby Harvey.
He is survived by his loving wife Julie; sons Andrew and Joshua of Verndale; daughter Katie of Valley City, ND; mother Dorothy Bounds of Wadena; father Larry Bounds of Hewitt; brothers Mike (Kari) of Chugiak, AK, and Trevor (Denise) of Wadena; sisters Kari (Doug) Bounds of Wadena, and Kris (Bob) Biddle of Dent; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and extended family.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on April 10, 2012 at the St. John Lutheran Church in Wadena, with Pastor Stephen Meltzer presiding. Honorary pallbearers were Tod’s children. Active pallbearers were Mike Bounds, Trevor Bounds, Mike Schallock, Steve Schallock, Mark Dettwiler, and Steve Tabery. Burial was in Wing River Union Cemetery in Wing River Township, MN.