Bonnie Mae Ford

Bonnie Mae Ford

Bonnie Mae Ford, age 87, of Hamilton, MO, passed away on Mar. 5, 2018, at the Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home in Hamilton. Bonnie moved to Hamilton with her husband in 2000 from Lake Viking in Gallatin, where she had lived from 1993-2000. They moved to Missouri in 1993 from Des Moines, IA.

Bonnie was born on July 4, 1930, in Des Moines, IA, to Harry and Ida (Benson) Henderson. She graduated from North High School in Des Moines, IA, and then attended nursing school. She had worked as a bookkeeper for Foreman & Ford Glass in Des Moines, as a hardware consultant for Doors, Inc., and also as a homemaker.

She was a member of the Lake Viking Church in Gallatin, the Ladies Aid at Kendall Chapel, south of Hamilton, and the Hamilton Ladies Bridge Club.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents; brothers-in-law, Frederick J. Ford and Robert E. Ford; sisters-in-law, Betty Ann Ford and Shirley V. Ford; and nephew, Steve Ford.

She married Henry Edsel Ford on May 19, 1952, in Des Moines, IA. Henry “Hank” survives of the home.

Additional survivors include a nephew, Craig (Georgia) Ford of Bellevue, NE; niece, Jeanne (Irv) Johnson of Des Moines, IA; seven great-nieces and great-nephews; sister-in-law, Margaret Ford of Nampa, ID, fur baby, Lily; and dear friends, Gary and Anita Henry and Wayne and Miriam Vincent; and all of Hamilton.

Cremation has been entrusted to Bram Funeral Home in Hamilton. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Mar. 9, 2018, at the Lake Viking Church in Gallatin. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Lake Viking Church in Bonnie’s memory.

(paid obituary)

The Caldwell County News

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P.O. Box 218
Hamilton, MO 64644
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