Bonnie J. Champayne, 92, passed away peacefully on April 16, 2021 at the Discovery Village in Naples, FL. Beloved wife of the late Roy M. Champayne. She and her husband were former residents of Rockford, IL. They were snowbirds for many years and Bonnie permanently moved to Naples two years ago. She enjoyed the many friendships she had developed with those at Four Winds Condos.
Bonnie was born on August 28, 1928 in Galesburg, IL. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Katherine Lewis (Betts). She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy. Bonnie is survived by her daughter, Kathy Martin (Bill) of Somers, MT and her grandson, Marko Culich of Chicago, IL. She will also be sorely missed by her nieces, grand nieces & nephews.
Bonnie was a graduate of Clarke College, Dubuque, IA from where she graduate in 1950 with honors. Shortly after she married the love of her life and raised her family.
A thank you to all who blessed Bonnie with care & compassion over the years. And a special thank you to her dear friends Penny & Jerry O'Leary of Nestor Falls, Ontario.
In lieu of flowers, donations pay be made to: Avow Hospice, Naples, FL. No memorial is scheduled at this time. Final arrangements are being handled by Fuller Funeral Home.
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