Published in Rockford
Register Star from November 6 to November 7, 2010
"Dick" Bonne, 90, died at 7:22 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010,
in Provena St. Anne Center. Born Sept. 23, 1920, in Rockford, the son
of John and Anna (Schoknicht) Bonne.
While attending North Central College he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air
Corps during World War II. Dick was a pitcher in the Chicago White Sox
farm league in 1941, 1945 and 1946. He farmed in the Monroe Center area
for 40 years.
Survivors include wife, Dorothy; sons, Bruce (Debra) Bonne of Stillman
Valley and Burdette (Mary) Bonne of Monroe Center; stepson, Ned (Leah)
Junor; step-daughter, Cathleen Junor; grandchildren, Brooke (James) Adams
and Brent Bonne; step-grandchildren, Scott and Peter Junor, Jessica (Mark)
Mariani and Justin Hering.
Predeceased by brothers, John and George Bonne; and sisters, Genevieve
Hoffman and Evelyn Bonne.
Private graveside service Monday, Nov. 8, in Monroe Center Cemetery, with
the Rev. Sandi Olson Decker officiating. No visitation.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Activity Center at Provena St. Anne Center
or Northern Illinois Hospice Association.
Arrangements by Sundberg Funeral Home Ltd., 215 N. Sixth St., Rockford.
To send condolences online, visit sundbergfh.com.