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Date of Birth: December 14, 1957

Date of Death: September 21, 2022

On Wednesday, September 21st, Bonnie Nelson, a beloved Mother and grandmother, passed away. She was sixty-four years young. Bonnie was born on December 14th, 1957 to Esther and William Dean, Bonnie spent most of her adult life working for state farm agents in Arizona and the last few years at John Collins office. Bonnie was best known for her infectious smile, fierce determination, and generous spirit. She was an avid reader and amassed a large collection of books with romance as her genre of choice. She was an animal lover and always had a cat by her side. Bonnie always enjoyed a variety of music particularly country, and attended dozens of concerts over the years. Bonnie was preceded in death by her Father, William, and her mother, Esther. She is survived by her daughter Amanda, her three grandchildren, Landon, Kayden, and Aria, her sister Susan, and two brothers, Stanley and Jim, several cousins, nieces, and nephews

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A memorial service will be held at a later date.


In lieu of giving flowers, the family asks that those who are able instead make a donation to Hospice of the Valley.