Keith "Skip" Bonham

Keith (Skip) Bonham, 56, died peacefully in his sleep at home in Raleigh, N.C., on Sunday, July 14, 2013.

Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Patricia Brennan Bonham and the late Keith (Skippy) Bonham. He was a 1975 graduate of Lake-Lehman High School, Lehman Township.

Skip loved everyone he met, but especially his wife, Donna, of 32 years; daughter, Kari; son, Keith and his wife, Angela; and the family pets, Critter and Poko. He enjoyed watching Notre Dame, the Pittsburgh Steelers and North Carolina State. Skip was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed the outdoors.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by her grandparents, Michael and Verna Brennan Sr.; uncle, Michael Brennan Jr.; aunts, June and Roe; and father-in-law, Edward Golomb.

Surviving, in addition to his mother, are his wife of 32 years, Donna; son, Keith and wife, Angela, Raleigh, N.C.; daughter, Kari, Raleigh, N.C.; brother, Kevin Bonham and wife, Michele, Pittsburgh; sisters, Dorean Burkhardt and husband, George, Gulfport, Miss.; and Donna Crane, Kingston; mother-in law, Rose Golomb; aunts, uncles and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Carolina Wildlife Federation, 1024 Washington St., Raleigh, NC 27605, 919-833-1923.

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 1200 Benson Road, Garner, N.C., is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in Citizens' Voice on July 18, 2013