Marjorie G. (Miller) Bonneau, 101, of Fremont NE Formerly of Craig NE


MARJORIE G. (MILLER) BONNEAU, the fourth child of Argie J. and Grace (McMullin) Miller, was born on their farm near Craig, Nebraska, on March 23, 1914. She passed away Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Pathfinder Place in Fremont, Nebraska.

Marjorie attended Craig Public School, graduating in May 1932. She attended Wayne State College, earning an Associate Degree, and finished with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont. She greatly enjoyed teaching children at Alder Grove Rural School, Craig Public School and Fremont Elementary Public Schools.

On August 18, 1940, she married F. Guyet Bonneau and together they raised their five children. She loved music, teaching and being a “Mom”. She was a lifelong Methodist and had belonged to Fremont First, St. Paul in Omaha, Trinity in West Point and was again a current member of the Craig United Methodist Church, where she had been confirmed.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Guy in 1986; her parents; three sisters; three brothers; one grandson, Sam Bonneau; and a special niece, Doris Merriman.

Marjorie is survived by her three daughters, Susan (Harvey) Sanders of Fremont, Frances (John) Meyer of Iowa City, IA, and Linda (Robert) Robson of Craig; two sons, Edward (Mary) Bonneau of Tucson, AZ, and William (Barbara) Bonneau of Omaha, NE; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Bill Miller of California; sister-in-law, Helen Miller of California; many nieces, nephews, former students and wonderful friends.

MEMORIAL SERVICE: Saturday, April 4, 2015, 2:00 pm at the United Methodist Church in Craig

NO VISITATION

PRIVATE FAMILY BURIAL: Craig Cemetery

MEMORIALS: United Methodist Church in Craig or Donor’s Choice

Please feel free to send your condolences to the family.
Each condolence will be printed and given to the family after the service.

pelan@pelanfuneralservices.com

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