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Bonnie Melody Newton

April 1, 1941 August 10, 2021
Bonnie Melody Newton
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Obituary for Bonnie Melody Newton
Bonnie Melody Newton, 80, of Winnebago, died Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at Generations at Neighbors in Byron. Born April 1, 1941 in Rockford, the daughter of Lloyd Glenwood and Margaret Elizabeth (Cunningham) Newton. She graduated from Winnebago High School in 1959. Bonnie was self-employed in residential and commercial cleaning and also had worked at Spielman Chemical Company in Winnebago and Winnebago Countertops. In 2008 she was recognized as employee of the year at the Winnebago Public Library.

Bonnie is lovingly survived by many cousins and friends.

Bonnie is predeceased by her brother, Gordon E. Newton and cat Patches.

Funeral service 11:00 a.m., Monday, August 16, 2021, at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago with Reverend Lisa Lopez-Meyer pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Winnebago officiating. Interment at Winnebago Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established for the Winnebago Public Library. For an online obituary and tributes go to
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11:00 AM 8/16/2021 11:00:00 AM
Genandt Funeral Home

602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Genandt Funeral Home
602 N. Elida St. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Winnebago Cemetery Final Resting Place

Westfield Rd.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Westfield Rd. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Winnebago Public Library


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