SHIRLEY BONNELL

Obituary of SHIRLEY A. FOUST BONNELL

Shirley Ann [Foust] Bonnell, 85, of Winamac, IN passed away at 11:23 AM Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Franciscan Health Hospital in Lafayette, IN.  She was born on October 18, 1935 in Star City, IN to the late Lorenza Jefferson and Golda Louise [Little] Foust.  Shirley married Jay Lynn Bonnell on August 25, 1989 in Winamac.  He passed away on December 13, 2013.

 

Shirley owned her own painting and wallpapering business for many years.  She also worked as a parts manager for Shepherd’s, Knebel’s, and Dobson’s car dealerships. 

 

Shirley enjoyed riding her gator, spending time with her dog (Maddie), and family gatherings (especially the bonfires).  Most of all, Shirley loved her friends and family dearly and cherished time spent with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

 

Survivors include:

Becky (Rick) Fornelli, Knox, IN Daughter

Linda Roth, Royal Center, IN Daughter

Doug (Kelli) Denton, Monterey, IN Son

Dennis (Ashlee Miller) Fornelli, Grandson

Keith Fornelli, Grandson

Eric (Angela) Fornelli, Grandson

Beth (Clay) Silence, Granddaughter

Carrie (Justin) Caldwell, Granddaughter

Nichole (Jordan) Walter, Granddaughter

Lacey (Ryan) Nifong, Granddaughter

Stacey (Matt) Smith, Granddaughter

Jake Denton, Grandson

22 Great Grandchildren

Devin Bonnell, Step Grandson

Many Nieces and Nephews

 

Preceded in death by:

Lorenza Jefferson “Renza” and Golda Louise “Goldie” [Little] Foust, Parents

Jay Lynn Bonnell, Husband

Linken Jet Fornelli, Great Grandson

Reuben Earl Hedger, Infant Half Brother

Sylvia Marie Watts, Half Sister

Donald L. Hedger, Half Brother

Ernest Richard “Dick” Hedger, Half Brother


Public Viewing will be from 12 Noon – 1 PM EST Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.  Due to COVID-19 concerns, the family will not be present to visit with guests, however they encourage friends to come say farewell to Shirley.

 

Private Family Graveside Services will be held at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN with Eugene Berg officiating.

Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN.

 

Memorial Contributions may be made to Pulaski Animal Center or Lion’s Club or Pulaski County Human Services Food Pantry. 

 

Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.

 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.

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Sunday
8
November

Public Viewing

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sunday, November 8, 2020
Frain Mortuary
305 East Main Street
Winamac, Indiana, United States
Due to COVID-19 concerns, the family will not be present to visit with guests, however they encourage friends to come say farewell to Shirley.

Private Graveside Service

Winamac Cemetery
West Main St.
Winamac, Indiana, United States

Private Family Graveside Services

Private Family Graveside Services will be held at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN with Eugene Berg officiating.

Burial

Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN.
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