1944 - 2013
Published: February 20, 2013
Bonnie Ellingwood, 69, of Garfield passed away Feb. 17, 2013, in her home. She was born Jan. 27, 1944, in Redwood Falls, Minn., the daughter of Ted and Goldie Mae Hollon Castle.
She worked at the Avoca One Stop and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Garfield.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one grandson.
Survived by her husband, Jerry Ellingwood of the home; three daughters, Teresa Ward of Rock, Kan., Margarete Ingram of Pea Ridge and Melissa Ellingwood of Rogers; brothers and sisters, Ted Castle Jr., Ireane Campagna, Jean Lechner, Joanne Schlmmer, Bobby Castle, Val Denton, Pat Polley, Margarete Shook, Jim Castle, Butch Castle and Ila Sageley; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Benton County Funeral Home, 306 N. 4th, Rogers, with the Rev. Benny Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in the Walnut Hill Cemetery near Garfield.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Washington Regional Hospice.
Online condolence to www.bentoncountyfueralhome.com.