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Date of Passing: Aug 15, 2017

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BONITA (BONNY) MARIE DORIS ZEKE Bonny attended the Gascon Elementary and Oak Point Schools and graduated in Lundar and Eriksdale. She went to work in Winnipeg, Ontario, Saskatchewan and Alberta. Continuing her education, Bonny graduated from the Health Care Aide course at Red River Community College and enjoyed a lengthy career working for Home Care. In her free time she loved attending hockey games in Winnipeg and watching hockey on TV with her parents. Her cats, Copper and Dixie were her pride and joy. Bonny also travelled many times to the USA. She was an avid reader, especially mystery novels. Bonny had a special place in her heart for nature and wolves. Bonny struggled with terminal cancer where she succumbed to her illness on August 15, 2017 at the E. M. Crowe Memorial Hospital under the care of Dr. Soliman and CancerCare Manitoba. Thanks to her friends who brought food and goodies to Bonny at home and while in the hospital and to her good friends who visited. Thank you for being there. Also thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of the E. M. Crowe Memorial Hospital and special thanks to Verna Johnson and Patsy McCauley who were always there for her. She is survived by her mother Suzanne; siblings, Jim (Sherry), Rick (Carrie) and Mitch, nieces and nephews, Craig, Chasity, Tiffany, Lisa and Curtis, and auntie Doris (Blair) Harper, along with other family members. Bonny is predeceased by her father Ted and brother Randy, her grandparents, along with numerous aunties and uncles and other family members. A private family graveside service will be held on Monday, August 21, 2017 in the Notre Dame Cemetery (Oak Point) with Fr. Paul Tinguely officiating. The family will lay to rest both Bonny and her father Ted (who recently passed away). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bonny's memory to CancerCare, Manitoba Foundation Inc., 675 McDermot Ave., Room ON 1160, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0V9. Arrangements by: ARNASON FUNERAL HOME Ashern - Lundar 1-204-768-2072 1-866-323-3593

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Aug 19, 2017

Condolences & Memories (4 entries)

  • I am very sorry for your loss. Bonny was a wonderful person and had a great personality. I enjoyed working with Bonny and have many good memories to cherish. She was one of the first people that I had the pleasure to meet and become friends with when I first moved to Lundar. She will be greatly missed! Deepest Sympathies to her family. - Posted by: Cindy Waters (friend) on: Aug 22, 2017

  • It was quite a shock to hear of Bonny passing, we lost touch in past few yrs, but have alot of memories of growing up together, crazy, fun times in our younger days, sharing stories and pictures of our cats over many cups of tea....too young, too soon, Heaven has another Angel...Rest in Peace Bonny Cindy Klassen (Chartrand) (cousin) - Posted by: Cindy Klassen (Chartrand) (cousin) on: Aug 21, 2017

  • We have many fond memories of the good times and the laughter we shared when we reconnected with you when you came to work Fort McMurray. Such a beautiful intelligent gal are now free to rejoice in heaven with your dad and Randy! We also remember visiting your family farm when you were young and you babysitting your cousins. Condolences and heartfelt prayers to you Suzanne and your sons and their families Paul and Casey and family . - Posted by: Cordelia and Jean Coutu (Auntie and Uncle ) on: Aug 19, 2017

  • My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Bonny...You are all in my prayers. May she rest in peace. - Posted by: Susan Alligator-Bearfoot-Smith (friend ) on: Aug 19, 2017

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