Bonnie Bain

BARTONVILLE - Bonnie Jean (Kerr) Bain, 82, of Bartonville, Ill., died at 10:57 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at the Greater Peoria Specialty Hospital in Peoria, Ill.

She was born Oct. 22, 1928, in Farmington, Ill., to John and Martha (Stewart) Kerr. She previously married Ernest Bain.

She retired after working many years for Peoria Public Schools District 150 at the Robert Jamieson School as a teacher's aide.

Bonnie was a member of the Reorganized Church of the Latter-day Saints in Pekin for more than 50 years.

She was an avid pinochle card player and enjoyed her many close friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date, and a private entombment will occur at American Mausoleum. Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

You may view Bonnie's life story at www.davison-fultonbartonvillechapel.com.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Mar. 18, 2011