|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1960|
|Death: ||Jun. 4, 2013|
Bonnie L. Anderson, 52, of Charlestown, Mass., died June 4, 2013, at Massachusetts General Hospital. Born October 24, 1960 in Torrington, Ct., she was the daughter of Phyllis (Bunnell) Anderson of Morris, Ct. and the late A. Ernest Anderson, Jr.
Bonnie graduated from Wamogo Regional High School and then from Vermont College with an Associate's Degree in Nursing. She was a multifaceted professional Registered Nurse whose special gift was great compassion. She worked in Ct. at UCONN Health Center and then at Hartford Hospital as a surgical nurse before moving to Boston to work for a plastic surgeon.
With her keen sense of style, she later explored the world of contemporary fashion as a professional runway and print model, working for agencies in Boston and New York.
Having grown up in rural Northwestern Ct. on an active dairy farm, she retained a lifelong love for nature and open spaces.
Bonnie loved to entertain and developed a true mastery of the culinary arts. She loved Italy, and her personal interest in imported Italian specialty goods and fine wines was reflected in her parties. She was a gracious hostess.
Bonnie will forever be remembered for her special flair and for her big personality.
In addition to her devoted mother, she is survived by her daughter, Arianna Tosi of Cohasset, Mass. She leaves behind her sisters; Nancy Kobylenski and her husband Francis of Trumbull, Ct., Betsy Gubitz and her husband Richard of Berlin, Wisconsin and Janet Towle and her husband David of Black River, New York, her nephews Christopher and Daniel Towle and many cousins. A special mention is made of Jodi Solimando, a true friend.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 15, 2:30 P.M., at the Morris Congregational Church, 9 East St., Morris, Ct. 06763. Burial will follow in the East Morris Cemetery.
Bonnie loved flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1 Union St. # 301, Robbinsville, N.J. 08691-4183 or to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970-1738.
Morris Burying Ground
Created by: Michael Wayne
Record added: Jun 09, 2013
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