Bonnivere M. "Bonnie" Lenz
Bonnivere M. “Bonnie” Lenz, 99, of Springfield, died at 8:10 am, Friday, January 26, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Home. She was born May 20, 1918, in Springfield, IL to Daniel L. and Thereza M. Stoneburner Carr, they preceded her in death. She married Leo W. Lenz on October 9, 1937, and he preceded her in death on June 18, 1998. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Daniel and William Carr, and one sister, Betty Ramey.
Bonnie is survived by her sister-in-law, Lucille Buckles of VA, and her dear friends, Pat Sabo of Salisbury and Frankie Brooks of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Bonnie was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She was an avid and successful golfer her entire life. She attended St. Agnes Church and enjoyed spending time with her dear friends. Above all, Bonnie’s happiest moments were being a loving wife to Leo.
Visitation: 12 – 1 pm, Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home –Springfield.
Funeral Service: 1 pm, Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home- Springfield with Reverend Jim Isaacson officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Agnes School.
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