Cristiano Antonio Bonner

Cristiano Antonio Bonner

AGE: 7 • Flanders

Cristiano Antonio Bonner, 7, of Flanders, NJ passed away tragically on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. Cristiano was born on April 7, 2005 in Morristown, NJ. He was a 2nd grade student at Mountain View School. Cristiano enjoyed Star Wars, Legos, and video games. Most of all he loved his siblings.

Cristiano is survived by his father, Robert Bonner; his mother, Carmella Salzano Moustafa; his siblings, Tatiana, Eduardo, and Bianca; his step-sister, Rewan Moustafa; his grandparents, Eduardo and Joanne Salzano, and Robert and Mary Bonner; his great-grandmothers, Irma Grossi, Carmella Maria Salzano, and Mary Hildebrant; and by many loving cousins, Aunts, Uncles, and friends. Cristiano is predeceased by his step father, Hesham Moustafa, who courageously passed away trying to save Cristiano's life.

A Celebration of Cristiano's Life will be held from 2:30pm to 5:30pm on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Flanders, NJ. A 10:30am funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, February 25 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Interment will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Chester. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cristiano Bonner Fund, c/o Bank of America, 1 Deerfield Pl, Flanders, NJ 07836. For online condolences and information visit

Published in Daily Record on Feb. 22, 2013