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 Kelma Joyce <I>Thompson</I> Bonnel

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Kelma Joyce Thompson Bonnel

  • Birth 16 Jun 1936 Beattie, Marshall County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 28 Jun 1964 Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Effingham, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 80179644

Kelma Joyce Thompson Bonnel Obit.

Mrs. Klema Joyce Bonnel, 28, 1025 Oak Street, wife of Bob Bonnel, died at 8:30 O'clock yesterday in the Atchison hospital. Mrs. Bonnel was in falling health 18 months.

Funeral services will be held a 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Sawin & Dyer chapel. The Rev. Adeline Balf, Pastor of the Bellevue Christian Church, will officiate, Burial will be in the Effingham cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 o'clock tonight at the Sawin & Dyer funeral home,

Mrs. Bonnel was a daughter of the late George Thompson and Viva Lord Thompson. She was born June 16, 1936, at Beattie. She came here with her parents when a small child. Mrs. Bonnel attended Franklin elementary school and the Atchison High School.

She was employed at the Electra Mfg. Co. before her marriage.

July 11, 1953, she was married to Mr. Bonnel at the First Christian church here by the Rev. Harold Roberts. He is employed at Louie Glennon's Standard Service station at Fourteenth and Main, street.

She was a member of the Bellevue Christian Church.

Mrs. Bonnel was a devoted wife and mother and was an industrious homemaker. She had a large circle of friends.

Besides her husband she leaves four children, Michael, Kathryn, Melinda and Bobbie Jr. A sister, Miss Georganna Thompson, Topeka, an uncle Alvin Lord, of Lancaster, and a cousin, Mrs, Milton Hines, Shannon.

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  • Created by: Georganna Tilton
  • Added: 10 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80179644
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kelma Joyce Thompson Bonnel (16 Jun 1936–28 Jun 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80179644, citing Effingham Cemetery, Effingham, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Georganna Tilton (contributor 47632139) .