Bonny Lynne Vassen

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Bonny Lynne Vassen, 70, Campground Road, West Middlesex, passed away Sunday (Aug. 11, 2019) with her family by her side after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
Bonny was born March 19, 1949, in Sharon, to Harry Albert Steele and Elinor E. Frohman Steele.
Bonny was a 1967 graduate of Hickory High School.
On Jan. 18, 1971, Bonny married the love of her life, William Dale Vassen.
Bonny retired in 2016 from Alarm Telecommunication Center, Wheatland and currently worked as the bookkeeper at The Breakroom, Wheatland.
Bonny's favorite and most honored job was that of a wife, mother and homemaker. She cherished every day with her husband Bill and raising and supporting her children. Her grandchildren and great-granddaughter made her home and heart complete.
Bonny was a lifelong Women's Auxiliary Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, James Stoner Post 6233, West Middlesex and former member of the Order of Eastern Star, Farrell Chapter 156.
Bonny enjoyed time at her family's camp and shared with her children a love of racing, including her annual trips to Bristol, Tenn.
Bonny will forever be remembered as "Mom" to all who knew her. She was always available with a meal, a listening ear or simply a hug.
She leaves: her children, William D. Vassen Jr. and his wife, Christine, Cranesville, Becky L. Vassen-Daniels, Brady A. Vassen and Brandy S. Heasley, all of West Middlesex; grandchildren, William R. Daniels and his fiancé, Lola, Robert A. Daniels, William D. Vassen III, Anastasia L. Vassen, Caleb R. Heasley and Remington C. Heasley; great-granddaughter, Tracey Rae Daniels; brothers, Woody D. Steele and his wife, Linda, Harry A Steele Sr. and Jerry R. Steele; brothers-in-law, Ronald L. Vassen, Richard A. Vassen and his wife, Emma, and Barry L. Vassen and his wife, Alisa; and nieces and nephews, Darren J. Steele, Harry A. Steele Jr., Paul A. Steele, Courtney L. Vassen, Kelly Jo Carothers, Gary R. Steele, David B. Vassen and Chase A. Vassen.
She was proceeded in death by: her parents; her husband; a son, Brad Samuel Vassen; father-in-law, Charles S. Vassen; mother-in-law, Rachel B. Vassen; and brother-in-law, Thomas S. Vassen.

VASSEN
Bonny Lynne, 70, of West Middlesex.
Calling hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday (8-13-19) at the SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 3126 Main St., West Middlesex.
Funeral: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday (8-14-19) at the funeral home with Rev. Marsha Parrish officiating.
Interment: Haywood Cemetery, West Middlesex.
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4 posts

Chuck and Amy Boyer
Aug 13, 2019
After all that she has done for her family, I'm sure she has a seat in heaven with Bill. She will always be remembered for her laughter and love of life!
Linda Kerins
Aug 12, 2019
I was sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. She was truly a special person. Your mom held a special place in Jason's heart. Always remember the good times and she'll be close to your heart. Again I was sorry to hear of her illness and passing. You are in my prayers.
Rachel Richardson
Aug 12, 2019
The family is in my prayers.
LAURA ARGENAS
Aug 12, 2019
I WORKED WITH BONNY AT THE ALARM CENTER BEFORE SHE RETIRED. WE WORKED THE MIDNIGHT SHIFT TOGETHER. SHE WAS ONE OF THE KINDEST PEOPLE I'VE EVER MET. ALWAYS PUTTING OTHERS BEFORE HERSELF. SHE WAS ALWAYS CARING & KIND. SHE WILL BE MISSED :(