HURON — Michael Bonnes, 64, of Huron, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at his home. His graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday at the Maplewood Cemetery at Iroquois, with the Rev. Barry Whipkey officiating. Military rites will be conducted by the American Legion Bensley-Rounds Post 280. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of the Kuhler Funeral Home. Visit www.kuhlerfuneralhome.com.
Michael Allan Bonnes was born July 13, 1948, to Richard and Joyce (Brooks) Bonnes in Huron. He graduated from Huron High School in 1966. He later graduated from South Dakota State University. In January 1970, he joined the Navy, where he served for six years. After his honorable discharge, he worked for the Navy at Bremerton, Washington.
He enjoyed pheasant hunting, bird watching, genealogy and photography.
He was preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Ed Johnson; one brother, Frederick; and two sisters, Cheryl and Kristi.
He is survived by one sister, Mary (Larry) Wentland of Nampa, Idaho; one brother, Gerald (Edna) Bonnes of Tacoma, Wash.; and several nieces and nephews.For the complete article see the 04-05-2013 issue.
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