Daniel Bonnes Sr.

Daniel John Bonnes, Sr.

1957 - 2013

Daniel John Bonnes, Sr., 55, of Zion, Ill., passed away Sept. 10, 2013, at VISTA Hospital, Waukegan, Ill.

Dan was born on Nov. 24, 1957, to David and Marie Bonnes (Marfia). He graduated from Waukegan High School, University of Illinois (BS) and Lake Forest Graduate School (MBA). Dan was employed as a Program Manager at Marinette Marine. He was a member of Lake Forest Graduate School Alumni and Our Saviors Lutheran Church. On Aug. 27, 1977, Daniel married Debi Ayala at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waukegan. Dan loved spending time with his family, hanging with the guys, snowmobiling and boating. He was known as Mr. Fix It, Go to Man and The Leader

Dan is survived by his wife, Debi Bonnes (Ayala); children, Jennifer (Rob) Bonnes-Grigsby, Brittany (Steve Kramer) Bonnes and Daniel Bonnes, Jr. grandchildren, Robby and Riley Grigsby, and Savannah Kramer; siblings, David Bonnes II, Greg Bonnes and Donna (Frank) Thorne, he is further survived by his best friend, Keith Yarc.

He was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents as well as a nephew.

Funeral Services will be held on Sept. 16, 2013 from

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, 2100 75th Street, Kenosha, WI 53143. Pastor Pagel will be the officiate. Visitation will be Sept. 16 from 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church.

Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Sept. 14, 2013