John M. Bonsall Sr.

John M. Bonsall Sr. of Swedesboro, N.J. John M. Bonsall, Sr., 53, of Swedesboro, N.J., passed away on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at his home. He was the widower of the late Beverly (Newman) Bonsall. Born in Coatesville, he was the son of Gerald G. Bonsall of Wagontown and the late Jennene (Wheatley) Bonsall. He was a 1977 graduate of the Coatesville High School. John was employed by Lacy's Transport in New Jersey as a driver. He is survived by his four children, Susan Bonsall of Lancaster, Daryl Bonsall, John, Jr., and Gregory Bonsall, and one stepdaughter, Macayla Redrow, all of New Jersey; four grandchildren; siblings, Carol S. Bolen of Coatesville and Janet L. Kretchmer of Gap. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 18th, at the Wagontown Union Chapel, 469 W Kings Hwy., Wagontown, with the viewing from 10 until 11 a.m. The interment will be private. A Memorial Service will be held at Sharptown UMC, 24 Church St., Pilesgrove, N.J. on Thursday, Feb. 21st. Friends and family will be greeted from 6 until 7 p.m. with a service at 7 p.m. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Wilde Funeral Home. Online condolences can be posted at

Published in The Daily Local on Feb. 14, 2013