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Richard "Red" Bonn

Richard "Red" Bonn, 87, resident of El Segundo since 1956, died on Friday, March 30, 2012 in Torrance, CA. Son of Anton and Marie Bonn, he was born in Queens, NY in 1924. He married Edith A. Strathearn in 1955. A WWII veteran, he served honorably in the Army Air Corps in the Pacific Theater as a waist gunner on an air sea rescue B17, earning a Philippine Liberation Medal. He is survived by children Chris and Tamara Bonn of Redlands, Stacey Bonn and Bob Williford of Wheaton, IL and Michelle and Brian Irvine of Torrance, along with four grandchildren. He never met anyone who wasn't a friend-gregarious and friendly. He was predeceased by Edith Bonn who died March 26, 1980 and he will be interred with her at Riverside National Cemetery. The memorial service will be Saturday, April 7 at 10:30 a.m. at Douglass Mortuary in El Segundo. Please sign the guestbook
at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on Apr. 6, 2012
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