BONNIE S. UPDYKE(1939-2014)

Bonnie S. Updyke, 75, of Tioga, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014, surrounded by her loving family.
Bonnie was born Jan. 22, 1939, in Muncy, a daughter of Earl and Sara (Senseman) Smith Hughes.
She was a long-time resident of Tioga since the age of three. Bonnie and her husband, Ralph L. Updyke, would have celebrated 57 years of marriage this year. She was a member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Tioga. Bonnie always enjoyed spending time with her family and caring for her animals.
Bonnie is survived by her husband, Ralph; two sons and daughters-in-law, Alan and Gina Updyke of Tustin, Calif., James and Jennifer Updyke of Wellsboro; a daughter and son-in-law, Sallie and James Mundy of Tioga; seven grandchildren, Jon, Jared, James, Ralph, John, Bonnie Kate and Cullen; special niece, Kathy Gee of Tioga.
Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, March 8, from 1 to 3 p.m., at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield. A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m., with Pastor Harry Colegrove officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Tioga Ambulance Assoc., P.O. Box 103, Tioga, Pa. 16946, or the Second Chance Animal Sanctuary, P.O. Box 293, Wellsboro, Pa. 16901.

Funeral Home

Buckheit Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc.
637 S. Main St. Mansfield, PA 16933

Published in The Wellsboro Gazette from Mar. 5 to Mar. 17, 2014