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Bonita Engel

(May 31st, 1949 - February 22nd, 2015)

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Bonita Kay Engel went home to be with her Savior on February 22, 2015 in Ozark, MO. She was born Bonita Kay West in Nashville, MI on May 31, 1949 to parents Bon and Cecile West. Bonnie was a graduate of Maple Valley High School and attended Ferris State College. She spent most of her life in the Ionia area. She was zany, fun and young at heart. She will be missed by the many who knew and loved her.Bonnie is survived by her husband of 36 years, David; sons, Blaine Donders and Michael Whitmore; daughter, Kitina Braithwaite; stepdaughters, Melinda Engel and Michelle Nyhus.; brothers, Ron West and Ray West; son-in-law, Bryan Braithwaite; daughter-in-law, Kathy Donders; grandchildren, Quentin Ross, Brooklynn, Kelise, Kambria, Kosette, Cooper, Sophia, Zane and Benjamin; step-grandchildren Tony, Steven, Sabrina, Cameron and Dylan. She is preceded in death by her parents, sisters Loretta Leedy and Sally Musser, and son, Bryan Donders. A celebration of Bonnie’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on February 28, 2015 at Sebewa Church of God, 12910 Goddard Rd., Lake Odessa, MI. In lieu of flowers, sympathy messages/gifts may be sent to: David Engel, 806 W. Warren Ave., Ozark, MO 65721

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