I just wanted to say sorry for the loss of Bonnie, condolences from the Ward family.
MUSCATINE, Iowa - Bonnie Lea Goddard, 85, of Muscatine, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at her home.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Nick Goddard will officiate. Burial will take place in Oak Grove Cemetery, Cranston.
Visitation will be from 4 until 7 on Friday, May 10, 2019, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Unity Point Hospice and the Fruitland Fire Department.
Bonnie was born on March 11, 1934, in Muscatine, the daughter of Solomon Jackson Moomey III and Morean Smith Seright. She married Wayne Goddard on July 2, 1952, in Muscatine.
She along with her husband owned Muscatine Fruit Company. She also clerked at Lumber Mart and later worked at Jacks.
Bonnie loved telling jokes, doing crafts, and playing on her iPod. She also enjoyed going to the casinos.
Those left to honor her memory include her children, Debra Shannon and husband, Dennis, of Fruitland, Paulette Maynard and husband, Dan, of Eureka, Missouri, Bruce Goddard and wife, Tammy, of Muscatine, David Goddard of Muscatine, Kim Hagy-Kruse and husband, Joel, of Muscatine, and Timothy Goddard of Muscatine; 20 grandchildren; 44 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; and two sisters, Deloris Rhodes of Rockford, Illinois, and Nancy Burzell of Beloit, Wisconsin.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wayne; her step-father, Charles Seright; one son-in-law, Steven Hagy; one daughter-in-law, Bonnie Lou Goddard; and two sisters, Dorothy Ann Potter and Esther Goddard.
Gram Bon Bon had this love of life that always made her eyes shine.
I am so very sorry to learn of Bonnie's passing. Bonnie and I were close friends both growing up and attending Lincoln School when The Moomey family moved to the East hill location on Park Drive. We lost touch after my move to Florida but reunited at our MHS Class reunions and on special occasions Bonnie would send me a note with a poem she had written. She will always be in my greatest memories and I will miss just knowing she would be there if I needed her. May she Rest In Peace as she is reunited with Wayne and her parents and sisters in Heaven.
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