Laura Bonse

Bonse, Laura W., of Hopewell Junction, NY, formerly of Kingston, NY entered into rest Saturday, December 3, 2011 at her home with her family by her side, she was 85.
Born November 5, 1926 in Haines Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Lorenzo C. and Anna Clara Benz Prosser. On April 21, 1946 in Kingston, NY, she married Raymond A. Bonse, Mr. Bonse survives at home.
Laura was a member of St. Mary Mother of the Church, Fishkill as well as a member of the Marian Guild, and a graduate of Ursula Academy, Kingston.
In addition to her husband Raymond, survivors include her two children Clara and her husband Joseph F. Eraca of Beacon and Vernon R. Bonse of New Windsor. Three grandchildren; Jean Capogna, Joseph R. Eraca and Jessica Tornello, two great-grandchildren; John J. Tornello, Jr. and Makenley Grace Tornello, as well as several nieces & nephews.
She was predeceased by brothers & sisters.
A Mass of Chistian Burial will be offered on Friday, December 9, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Mother of the Church, 103 Jackson St. Fishkill, NY. Inurnment will follow in St. Joachim’s Cemetery, Beacon.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Marian Guild, 103 Jackson St. POBox 780 Fishkill, NY 12524.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508.

Date Of Service
Friday December 9, 2011 at 10:00 am

Location Of Service
St. Mary’s Church 103 Jackson St Fishkill, NY 12524

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  1. Robert & Dolores Moore says:

    Vernon & Family

    We are sorry for your loss. May God bless you and May comfort to all of you

  2. Stuart Kessler says:

    Vernon – I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in all those who care…and peace in the fond memories you share….

  3. Eugene Heitzman says:

    Fond memories! …..Prayers and Condolence’s to the family.

  4. Tommy and Mary DeCicco says:

    Uncle Ray, Clara & Vernon & Families

    Very sorry to hear about Aunt Laura. We hold dear memories of our many visits with you and her.
    May she rest in peace.

    We will see you all on Friday.

  5. Butch & Mickey says:

    Uncle Ray We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Laura. We will see you Friday Morning.

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