Richard Bonstra Sr.

TUFTONBORO - Richard W. Bonstra Sr., 94, died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, at the Mountain Ridge Center in Franklin.

He was born Feb. 24, 1916, in Hoboken, N.J., son of the late Thomas and Sophie (Graese) Bonstra.

He he lived and worked in Hoboken for 58 years. For more than 30 years he worked as a truck driver.

In 1974 Richard, his wife and son moved to Wolfeboro then Center Tuftonboro.

Mr. Bonstra was predeceased by two brothers, Thomas and James Bonstra.

He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mary (Hribar) Bonstra of Glencliff; a son, Richard W. Bonstra Jr. and his wife Susan of Belmont; a brother, William Bonstra Sr. of Vernon, N.J.; two sisters, Louise Conroy and Claire Fearnon of Hoboken, N.J.; and many nieces and nephews.

Services are private.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

The Baker-Gagne Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Wolfeboro is handling the arrangements.

To sign an online guest book go to:

Funeral Home

Baker-Gagne Funeral Home
P.O. Box 2295 - 85 Mill Street  Wolfeboro, NH 03894
(603) 569-1339

Published in Citizen from Oct. 12 to Oct. 13, 2010