She was born Aug. 18, 1952, in Goshen, Ind., to Ray and Katherine (Ramer) LeCount. On Nov. 25, 1971, she married Roy Messer Sr. who survives.
She was a lifelong area resident. She worked for many years at Lance’s Market in North Webster and Martin’s Supermarkets in Warsaw and Goshen. She was a graduate of West Noble High School as well as Michiana College.
Bonnie is survived by her husband: Roy Messer Sr., North Webster; three sons: Roy Messer Jr., Greensburg, Ind.; Clinton Messer, Kendalville, Ind.; and Troy (Nicole) Messer, Goshen; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild and a sister: Connie Clark, Wawaka, Ind.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, at Eastlund Funeral Home, Syracuse. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1, at the funeral home with Pastor David Hackney from the New Paris Missionary Church officiating. Burial will follow at the Orange Township Cemetery in Brimfield, Ind.