Frank Denison Bonnell, Jr.


FRANKLIN GROVE — Frank Denison Bonnell, Jr, 68, of Franklin Grove, passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Frank was born on Sept. 21, 1949 in Dixon, to Frank and Marjorie (Cook) Bonnell. He married his wife, Cheryl (Eberly), in 1977 in Maryland.

He loved to be around his family and spend time with them. He also had huge interests in trains, motorcycles, and was a computer guru.

Frank is survived by his wife, Cheryl; two children, Frank Bonnell III, of Franklin Grove, and Marjorie (Jerod) Witmer, of Dixon; two grandchildren; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Frank was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Norman, Willis and Rodney Bonnell; and four sisters, Frances Widell, Connie Mull, Roberta Bonnell and Kathleen Wayne.

Cremation rites were handled by Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home on 601 Richardson Ave in Ashton.

Inurnment will occur on a future date at Grand Detour Cemetery.

In Lieu of memorials, donations can be made to the Bonnell Family at 334 Hillside Drive, in Franklin Grove, IL 61031.