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Obituary of Joseph M. Bonner, Sr.
Joseph M. Bonner, Sr., 87, of Blue Bell, PA passed away on Sunday August 5, 2018.
He was born in Philadelphia, PA on May 31, 1931.
Joseph was a longtime resident of Blue Bell, PA. He was a loving and devoted Husband and Father. One of his
greatest assets was his strong faith in God, and an active member of Epiphany of Our Lord RC Church located in
Plymouth Meeting, PA.
He graduated from Roman Catholic High School, class of 1949. Where he was active with the Alumni Association
and also graduated from LaSalle College.
Mr. Bonner served in the US Air Force during the Korean War where he received the Good Conduct Medal,
National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, and United Nations Service Medal.
He worked as a manager with Univac - Unisys of Blue Bell, PA. He later retired in 1988.
Son of the late Cornelius & Rose (McAninley) Bonner.
Survivors include his
Wife of 63 years Madelyn (Plower) Bonner Blue Bell PA
Daughter : Kathleen Belsterling Oceanview NJ
Daughter : Theresa Zygmont New Zion SC
Son : John Bonner Plymouth Meeting PA
Daughter : Maureen Montelone Schwenksville PA
Son : Michael Bonner Conshohocken PA
Daughter : Colleen Wateskie Wilkes Barre PA
Daughter : Beth Ann Walsh Harleysville PA
Daughter : Maddy Aten East Norriton PA
Brother : Charles Bonner San Diego CA
Also survived by 28 Grandchildren & 8 Great Grandchildren
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sons Joseph M. Bonner, Jr. and Thomas J. Bonner, 3 brothers John, Cornelius & Hugh and 3 sisters Mary, Madeline and Ann.
His Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Epiphany of Our Lord RC Church 3050 Walton & Township Line Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
Friends may call on Friday Morning from 10:00 to 10:45 AM at the Church.
Interment will be private in Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 879, Hershey, PA
17033 OR Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
300 Fayette Street
Conshohocken, PA 19428
Phone: (610) 828-0330
East Norriton Location
19 East Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
Phone: (610) 277-1600
224 West Main Street
Trappe, Pa 19426
Phone: (610) 489-7900
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