Vera Bondeline “Bonnie” Traver, 97, rural Warsaw, and formerly of Akron passed at 7:58 a.m., Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at her residence.
Bonnie was born on May 10, 1923, in Kokomo, to the late John B. and Catherine (Hurlock) Murphy. She married on Dec. 6, 1941, in Akron to Chester “Chet” W. Traver, he preceded her in death on March 10, 2004
She was a homemaker. Bonnie loved her family and loved the Lord. She took great joy in going out to eat. She had a special great great great niece Bailey Reed that was born on her birthday.
Survivors include sister Delores Lawson, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers William, Charles, Lawrence, James, John Murphy Jr., and Lee and sisters Dorothy Sopher, Alice Tullis, Mildred Brown, Ethel Bishop, Mary Penn
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, July 10, at Hartzler Funeral Home, 305 W. Rochester St., Akron. Burial will follow in the Silver Creek Cemetery, Silver Lake, Indiana. For the health of all in attendance we encourage the public to wear masks.
Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Friday, July 10, at Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron.
Donations can be made in her memory to the American Heart Association 3816 Paysphere Circle Chicago, IL 60674 or the Alzheimer’s Association 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.