Evelyn J. Bonnell

DIXON — Evelyn J. Bonnell, 93, of Dixon, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020 at Heritage Square in Dixon. 

She was born June 27, 1927 in St. Joseph, the daughter of Kenneth and Clara (Minor) Myers. Evelyn worked as an Executive Administrative Assistant at Black Brothers Inc. in Mendota for 31 years prior to her retirement.

She married Donald Bonnell on March 21, 1949 in Mendota. He preceded her in death on Dec. 23, 2006. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters, Wandalee (Leo) Bonnell and Maxine (Benny) Fenn.

Evelyn is survived by two sisters, Jean (Francis) Fogle, of Dixon, Connie (Robert) Blanton, of Ball Ground, Georgia, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 12:30 – 2 p.m., on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, at the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy.  A service will be held at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Woodside Cemetery in Lee Center. Face Coverings required for the visitation and service.   

A memorial has been established to Heritage Square in Dixon.

Condolences may be sent online at www.thejonesfh.com.


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