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Peter Bonk Jr.

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Peter Bonk, Jr.

Peter Bonk, Jr. passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10, 2014. He was 86.

He was preceeded in death by parents, Peter Sr. and Mary; siblings, Helen Krause, Sophie Kaminski, John Bonk; and his loving wife, Janet (nee Capek). Peter was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. He is survived by his children, Peter (Kimberly), Christopher (Kathleen), John (Mary Kay), and Susan (Keith); grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and siblings, Stella Hnanicek, Mary Boros, and Agnes Kovar.

Peter was born in Fredricktown, Pa. He moved to Cleveland as a young man, with his mother, brother, and sisters. He was a World War II Navy Veteran. He worked most of his life and later retired from DuPont in Cleveland. Peter was active with his children's activities as they grew, including school sports, scouting, marching band and St. Barnabas Church. He was a Fourth Degree Knight of Columbus for over 50 years belonging to the Moses Cleaveland Assembly. He was one of the first grand knights of Fr. Beddell Council, #5559, at St. Barnabas Church. He will be greatly missed.

Friends may call at THE FERFOLIA FUNERAL HOME, 356 WEST AURORA RD. (OH RT. 82), SAGAMORE HILLS, FOR VISITATION ON THURSDAY FROM 2 TO 4 AND 6 TO 8 P.M. Funeral Friday, 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. at St. Barnabas Catholic Church. Memorial contributions may be made in Peter's name to Boy Scouts of America, Greater Cleveland Council, 2241 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Jan. 15, 2014
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