Bonnie Jeanne's Story
WILCOX , Bonnie Jeanne (Bell) Bonnie Jeanne (Bell) Wilcox went to be with the Lord on November 3, 2017. Bonnie was born to Theodore William and Clara Elizabeth (Spellman) Bell in Isabel, South Dakota June 20, 1933. It was there in South Dakota that she met and married her high school sweetheart Duane Leonard Wilcox on April 23, 1952. She and her husband (Willie) started their family with the birth of their first daughter in 1954. Bonnie was highly involved in the South Dakota Jaycee-ettes and supported her husband’s presidency of the South Dakota Chapter of the Jaycees as his secretary. She enjoyed sewing and crafts of all kinds. Bonnie is preceded in death by her husband Duane, children Jeffrey Todd, Valerie Jeanne (Fuller) and Kent Duane, beloved son-in-law Gary Fuller as well as 5 brothers and 4 sisters. Bonnie is survived by her daughter Tracy (Joel) Forrest of Peoria Az, 7 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Service is to be held December 16, 2017 at Desert Cross Lutheran Church 8600 South McClintock Drive Tempe, Arizona. Pastor Steve Holm officiating. There will be a small reception following services. Bonnie will be laid to rest with her husband Duane in the Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis, South Dakota. Ceremony to be held late spring or early summer of 2018. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice of the Valley.
Published on  December 10, 2017