Nancy Hartman Bonge

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Nancy Hartman Bonge

September 16, 1933 - January 05, 2019

Nancy Hartman Bonge Nancy Hartman Bonge passed away, Jan. 5, 2019, after a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 16, 1933, in Anderson, the daughter of Edward and Elizabeth (Brashear) Hartman. Nancy graduated from Anderson High School, class of 1951, and attended Indiana Business College.
She worked at Delco Remy, plant one; at the Ball State University physical plant; and typing at home for Ball State graduate students. But most of her life was spent tending home, husband and children. Nancy had many hobbies, including gardening, cooking, traveling, fishing and children.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Jack L. Bonge, whom she married while he was in the service, stationed in Wethersfield, Essex, England. They were married in a quaint little church in Braintree, England. They lived in Colchester, England, for two years while Jack finished his tour of duty with the Air Force, before returning to Indiana. Their marriage was one of true partnership, love, shared interests and mutual respect.
Also surviving are her three children, Deborah (Danny Felton) Bonge, Dawn (husband, Donald) Powell, and Michael (wife, Sherry) Bonge; five grandchildren, Johnny (wife, Nathalia) Tremaine, Gary (Angie) Bonge, Dustin (wife, Cortney) Felton, Shannon Bonge and Michele Swallows; and six great-grandchildren, James Peters, Prestyn Peters, Bryleigh Felton, Braydin Felton, Paris J. Swallows III and Kaydence Swallows.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Elizabeth "Betty" Hartman; sister, Judy Shelton; brother-in-law, Robert Shelton; and grandson, Derek Felton.
A service to honor Nancy's life will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory, with Pastor Corinne Boruff officiating.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, contribute to American Heart Association, American Cancer Association or charity of the donor's choice.
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Published on January 7, 2019
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2 posts

Dale cook
Jan 09, 2019
sorry for your loss . we are out of state till 3-1-19 used to see nancy at payless what a great old friend and neighbor her parents and parents were very close friends
sandra Hamilton
Jan 08, 2019
What a beautiful,classy lady.She will be dearly missed At our cousin reunions..Always smiling..