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BONNER, William John 'Bill'


Passed away from earth to heaven on Saturday February 24th  2018 from the Champlain Manor in Orillia, where he was blessed with loving care and support.  Bill leaves behind his loving and caring wife Mildred (Millie) (nee Roberts) of 45 years. Born in Sharbot Lake ON, son of the late Edward and Madeline (nee Cota).  Grandson of the late Guy and Minerva (nee Morrison). Dear brother of Susan Miller (John) –both predeceased their children Allen (Eduarda), Judith-Ann Ottenhof (Dan) and their families of Battersea ON; Douglas Bonner-predeceased (Donna) and their family of Duncan B.C.; Donald Bonner (Margaret) and their family of Deseronto ON.  Nephew of William Morrison (Effie)-both predeceased, their children Elton Morrison and Mildred (predeceased) of Winnipeg (Salvation Army).  Bill leaves many good friends and family from A.A. as well as many supportative and caring neighbours and friends. Remembered by his sister-in law Ruby (nee Roberts) Graham (Ron) and their family of Toronto and Ron’s sister Jean-predeceased (Richard Melnik) of Kelowna B.C. and their adopted sons Stephen of Toronto and Kevin –predeceased-who were cared for by Bill and Millie in Orillia.

Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Bill’s life will be held at the Simcoe Funeral Home-38 James Street East Orillia on Saturday May 5th, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Memorial donations to SOS Children’s Villages Canada, World Vision or charity of your choice would be appreciated

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