|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1947|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2013|
Bonnie Lucille Steiner-Leavitt, 65, of Nyssa, OR, passed away quietly on Feb. 25, 2013 in Meridian, ID with her family at her side.
The Funeral service will be held at Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel in Payette, ID on March 9, 2013 at 2pm, burial will follow at Nyssa Hilltop Cemetery.
Bonnie was born on June 26, 1947 to Wallace and LuCille Steiner. She graduated from Adrian High School in 1965 then continued her education at TVCC.
She married Ralph E. Leavitt in August 1965. Bonnie raised her five children in Nyssa, OR; Richard, Mechelle, Doty, Andrew and Randy. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Bonnie was a hard worker and enjoyed all of her jobs, finally retiring from the State of Idaho in 2007. Bonnie then volunteered at the Nyssa Elementary School until 2012.
Bonnie was a member of Golden Rule Chapter #131 Order of Eastern Star, Job's Daughters Bethel 33, Ladies Oriental Shrine, and Daughters of the Nile. Bonnie's favorite hobbies were sewing and crafts.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph E. Leavitt, her parents, Wallace and LuCille Steiner, and brother-in-law, Robert White.
Bonnie is survived by her brother, Jack Steiner (Judy I); sister, Judy May White; son, Dr. Richard Leavitt; daughter, Mechelle Leavitt; daughter, Doty Eckhart Leavitt; son, Andrew Leavitt (Kathy); son, Randy Leavitt (Lori); and Kyle Waits; grandchildren: Tequisha Evans (David), Junior Cervantes (Kimber), Nellie Cervantes (Camillo), Kami Henricks, Troy Henricks, Cody Leavitt, Mesa Leavitt, Shilo Leavitt, Makayla Leavitt, Keegan Leavitt, Caleb Leavitt, Isabella Leavitt and Shi-Anna Carter; great-grandchildren, Aurelia Cervantes, Brynlee Evans and Camillo Cervantes Jr.; and many nieces and nephews and extended family.
Special thanks to Sharon and Ellie from Hearts for Hospice as well as Martha, Rosie Sifuentes and family for all their help and support.
Memorial contributions may be made to Golden Rule Chapter #131 Order of Eastern Star or Shriners Hospital, c/o Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, PO Box 730, Payette, ID 83661.
Published in Idaho Statesman on March 3, 2013
Wallace Frederick Steiner (1915 - 2010)
Lucille Irene Doty Steiner (1928 - 2000)
Ralph E Leavitt (1947 - 1968)*
Hilltop Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Military Section with husband Ralph E. Leavitt
Maintained by: Judy White
Originally Created by: Barb
Record added: Mar 03, 2013
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