Bonnie A. Richardson, age 85, of Oklahoma City, Okla. passed away on Oct. 26, 2011.
Bonnie was born on April 11, 1926 to Don and Blanch Erwin, in Avilla, MO, later growing up in Wentworth, MO. She attended Wentworth and Pierce City schools.
Bonnie married Harley Richardson, of Monett, MO on May 5, 1944.
Bonnie is survived by her husband of 67 and a half years at their home in Bethany, Okla.; four daughters: Linda Hagon and husband, Gary, of Mustang, Okla.; Nancy Gain and husband, Joel, of Anchorage, Ala.; Margaret Best and husband, Ralph, of Houston, Texas; one son: George H. Richardson and wife, Kathy, of Broken Arrow, Okla.; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four sisters: Betty Jo Barchak, of Independence, MO; Kay Stephens and husband, Clyde, of Wentworth, MO; Judy Caldarella and husband, Carl, of Independence, MO; June Grecco and husband, John, of Blue Springs, MO; and sister-in-law: Jenny Erwin, of Rancho Cordova, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother: Pete Erwin; one granddaughter, Laura; and two great-grandchildren: Nicholas and Benjamin.
Our family is profoundly grateful to the medical staff of Oklahoma Heart Hospital and the Vondale L. Smith and Sons Mortuary. Interment will be at Bethany Cemetery.