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Florence C. Bonarski

By T.J. Woodward


Florence C. Bonarski, 94 of Perry died December 27, 2010 at East Side Nursing Home in Warsaw. Born in Depew, New York on December 4, 1916 to the late Theofil (Catherine) Bekiel. Mrs. Bonarski was a devoted church member and belonged to St. Stanislaus Kostka for many years. She worked at the Perry Knitting Mill. As the matriarch she ran the family Christmas tree business for over 50 years and was an avid gardener. She is preceded in death by her husband Edward Bonarski, brothers Walter, Chester, Charlie and Joe.
She is survived by sons Gary (Janet) Bonarski of Perry; Daniel (Judy) Bonarski of Coraopolis, PA; 6 grandchildren Kathy (Bob) Gault, Christy, Tim (Kim), Marie, Michael and Melanie Bonarski, 3 great-grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews. 
Friends may call on Wednesday December 29th from 2-4 and 7-9pm at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC 98 North Main St. Perry, NY 14530. Prayers will be recited 10:30 AM on Thursday December 30th at the Funeral Home followed by a 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Isidore’s Parish-St. Joseph’s Church 8 Park St. Perry, NY 14530. Interement in St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery, Perry, NY. 
Memorials may be made to the St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery Fund or to the Alzheimer’s Association at  For more information or to sign the online guest registry please visit or call (585) 237-2626Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.  

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