Jun. 12, 1950 Virginia St. Louis County Minnesota, USA
Feb. 24, 2004 St. Louis County Minnesota, USA
Mesabi Daily News (Virginia, MN) - February 25, 2004 Deceased Name: Bonnie Lee Rojeski SERVICES: Funeral service at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Virginia. The Rev. John ODonnell will officiate. Visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Ziemer-Moeglein-Shatava Funeral Home in Gilbert and for one hour before the service at the church on Friday. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery in Biwabik.
Bonnie Lee Rojeski, 53, of Lakeland died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2004, at her home after a long battle with cancer.
She was born June 12, 1950, in Virginia to Milan and Dorothy (Aase) Biondich. Bonnie lived her entire life in Lakeland. On Sept. 18, 1971, she married Stan Butch Rojeski and one year later gave birth to their son, Shawn. As part of a very close family, Bonnie spent numerous hours watching her husband curl and traveled extensively to watch her son curl. Bonnie was an avid curler prior to her illness. Fishing, boating and camping were also an important part of her life.
Bonnies family was her life, being very devoted to her mother, father and four sisters whom she dearly loved. She touched the hearts of many in her lifetime and loved them all. Bonnie was employed by Minnesota Power as an account representative at the time of her death.
She is survived by her husband, Stan Butch Rojeski; son, Shawn Rojeski of Chisholm; mother, Dorothy Biondich of Lakeland; and sisters, Kathy (Keith) Himmelright of Ely Lake, Sheri (Mike) Plesha of Lakeland and Donna (Glen) Isaacson of Lakeland. She is also survived by her nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents; her father, Milan Bosco Biondich; and her sister, Phyllis Lahti.