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Bonnie Geane Stankee Hensch
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Birth: May 3, 1930
Wheatland
Clinton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 2011
Tipton
Cedar County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of George Mickle & Emma Marie Peters Stankee

Married Harold Ernest Hensch June 18, 1950 in Wheatland.

Survived by her husband, Harold of Tipton; one daughter, Sheryl (Steve) Yerington of Tipton; one son, Harold (Kathy) Hensch of Humboldt; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Helen Whitmer of Clinton; and longtime friends, Jerry and Betty Morris of Tipton.

Preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Donnie (Gilene), and Cliff (Marilyn); an infant sister, Dadean; and one brother-in-law, Frank Whitmer.

Funeral services for Bonnie G. Hensch, 80, of Tipton, who died Friday, April 15, 2011, will be held Monday, April 18, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at Fry Funeral Home, Tipton. Pastor Timothy Jones will be officiating.

Visitation will be Sunday, April 17, 2011, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Fry Funeral Home, Tipton. Burial will be at Tipton Masonic Cemetery, with Kris Hensch, Nick Yerington, Kenny Moen, Brandon Ford, Bryce Belitz and Michael Hensch as casket bearers. Honorary casket bearers will be Jerry Morris, Mike Steffen, Tracy Bergmann, and Troy Bergmann.

Memorials may be made to Iowa City Hospice, Cedar Manor and the Tipton Ambulance in memory of Bonnie.

Bonnie Geane Stankee was born May 3, 1930, in Wheatland, Iowa. She was the daughter of George Mickle and Emma Marie (Peters) Stankee. On June 18, 1950, Bonnie was united in marriage to Harold Ernest Hensch in Wheatland.

Bonnie was employed by Super Value, Family Foods, Louis Rich, Jameson Corp. and retired in the mid 1980's from Carol Anderson's Bridal Boutique. She was a member of VFW Auxiliary, MOCA and the American Legion Auxiliary. Bonnie enjoyed teaching Sunday school and Bible School. She spent her time volunteering for the VA, fish fry's, Masonic meals and enjoyed camping and fishing.

Bonnie is survived by her husband, Harold; one daughter, Sheryl (Steve) Yerington of Tipton; one son, Harold (Kathy) Hensch of Humboldt, Iowa; six grandchildren, Kellie (Kenny) Moen, Kris (Jess) Hensch, Tracy (Shannon) Bergmann, Troy (Kellie) Bergmann, Michelle (Brandon) Ford, and Nick (Kimberly) Yerington; ten great-grand-children, Carl, Nathan, Ty, Ella, Keira, Kayla, Kaiser, Malachy, Lucas, and Ty; one sister, Helen Whitmer of Clinton; and longtime friends, Jerry and Betty Morris of Tipton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Donnie and Cliff Stankee, an infant sister, Nadean Stankee, and brother-in-law, Frank Whitmer.

Fry Funeral Home
 
 
Burial:
Masonic Cemetery
Tipton
Cedar County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Lynn Schneider
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68830938
Bonnie Geane <i>Stankee</i> Hensch
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Bonnie Geane <i>Stankee</i> Hensch
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Bonnie Geane <i>Stankee</i> Hensch
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