Bonnie Mae Skelton

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Bonnie Mae Skelton

September 13, 1936 - May 21, 2018

Bonne Mae Skelton, 81, a lifelong resident of Anderson, died peacefully May 21, 2018, following a year-long courageous battle with post-surgical complication.
Bonnie was born in Anderson on Sept. 13, 1936. She was owner and operator of Elite Beauty Salon and co-owner of A & A Heating and Air Service.
She was a member of the Indiana Zeta Chapter of Phi Sigma Alpha Sorority and served as the 1997-1998 vice president. She was an avid football and NASCAR fan, and enjoyed cooking for her family. Bonnie had a strong faith, which sustained her through many trials. She was a great encourager who will be greatly missed.
Bonnie, a member of Madison Park Church, was a devoted mother of three children, Jeff (Elaine) Skelton, Bonita Taylor and Rhonda (Ron) Skelton Cantrell; grandmother of six; and a great-grandmother of eight. She is also survived by a sister, Jo Ann Smith.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years in 2002, Rex Skelton; and Pat Stephenson, a childhood friend whom she reunited with and was engaged to for 15 years.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory, with Pastor Tom Malbone officiating. Burial will follow in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be two hours prior to the service.
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Published on May 22, 2018
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Thursday 24 May

Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery

Anderson, IN, USA


Thursday 24 May

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory

515 East 53rd Street, Anderson, IN, USA

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Thursday 24 May

1:00 PM

Brown-But-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory

515 East 53rd Street, Anderson, IN, USA


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