A memorial service for Bonnie Ford was held March 9, 2018, at the Lake Viking Church, Gallatin. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Lake Viking Church in her memory. Cremation was entrusted to Bram Funeral Home, Hamilton.
Bonnie Mae Ford, 87, Hamilton, died on March 5, 2018, at the Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home, Hamilton.
Bonnie moved to Hamilton with her husband in 2000 from Lake Viking, Gallatin, where she had lived from 1993-2000. They moved to Missouri in 1993 from Des Moines, Iowa.
Bonnie was born on July 4, 1930, in Des Moines, to Harry and Ida (Benson) Henderson. She graduated from North High School, Des Moines, and then attended nursing school. She had worked as a bookkeeper for Foreman & Ford Glass in Des Moines, as a hardware consultant for Doors, Inc., and also as a homemaker.
She was a member of the Lake Viking Church, Gallatin, the Ladies Aid at Kendall Chapel, south of Hamilton, and the Hamilton Ladies Bridge Club.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents; brothers-in-law, Frederick J. Ford and Robert E. Ford; sisters-in-law, Betty Ann Ford and Shirley V. Ford; and nephew, Steve Ford.
She married Henry Edsel Ford on May 19, 1952, in Des Moines. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include nephew, Craig (Georgia) Ford, Bellevue, Neb.; niece, Jeanne (Irv) Johnson, Des Moines; seven great-nieces and great-nephews; and sister-in-law, Margaret Ford, Nampa, Idaho.