Bonnie I. Sturgill, age 68, of Piqua, OH passed away at 5:45 p.m. on October 31, 2021 in Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County, Troy, OH
Born on October 29, 1953 in Piqua, OH, Bonnie was a daughter of the late Leo Henry and Evelyn (Hall) Marrs, Jr.
She married Rick Sturgill on November 3, 1973 and he preceded her in death on June 27, 2021. Bonnie is survived by three loving children: Brian Sturgill (Tabitha Reasland) of Troy, Dan (Carla) Sturgill of Piqua, and Dixie Gibbons (Jeff Wright) of Arcanum, OH. She was a loving grandmother to five grandchildren: Brian Jason Sturgill, Jr., Kyle Sturgill, Alexis Gibbons, Johnathon Wright, and Carter Reasland. She is also survived by two great grandchildren: Grayson and Sophia. Two brothers also survive Bonnie, Chuck and Richard Marrs, and several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a sister-in-law, Gail.
Bonnie was a 1972 graduate of Miami East High School and retired from Riverside where she served as a bus driver for 40 years.
Bonnie grew up helping on her family farm, showing cattle and riding horses. She enjoyed knitting, doing crafts with her friends, traveling and especially going to the beach.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 4, 2021 in Fletcher Cemetery with Bill Mote presiding. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to: Bilary System and Liver Cancer Research Fund #312852, C/O James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institution, 460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com. Suber-Shively Funeral Home, Fletcher, OH is serving the family.
James Cancer Hospital Fund #312852
460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus OH 43210