Bonnie B Hill
Dec 15, 1936 - Jul 2, 2014
Bonnie B. Hill, 77, of Riverton, died at her home on Wednesday, July 02, 2014. She was surrounded by her family, when the Lord called her home. A viewing will be held on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Davis Funeral Home from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at 10:00 am at Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
Bonnie Bell Rohn was born in Worland, WY on December 15, 1936 to Arthur and Lydia (Winemaster) Rohn. When Bonnie was young, the family moved to the Ocean Lake area. Her father came to help build the Bull Lake Dam and homesteaded 80 acres at Ocean Lake. This is where she grew up along with her older brother and two younger sisters. She was a 1954 graduate of Pavillion High School.
On January 14, 1954 she married Robert Dean Hill in Kinnear at the Lutheran Church.
Together they continued living in the Riverton area and raised two children, Robert Dean Jr. and Rhonda Jean. During this time of raising her children she also worked as a bus driver for School District 25 for 20 years, retiring in 1989.
After retirement, the couple had wintered in Casa Grande, AZ for 12 years. They enjoyed their retirement participating in shuffleboard, carry-in-dinners, working on jig saw puzzles, playing card games and bingo. When they returned to Wyoming in the summer she enjoyed camping and fishing. She was an avid reader and a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her son, Robert D. Hill, Jr. of Riverton; her brother, Bob Rohn of Riverton; her sister, Cathy Glaser of Anchorage, AK; her grandchildren, Joshua Stanley of Riverton, Angela Rader of Gillette, Karessa Smith of Cheyenne, and Travis Hill of Cheyenne; and her great grandchildren, Jaxson and Anika Stanley, Bella and Aeilanna Rader, Nick, Lora, and Andreas Smith.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Art Rohn in 1974 and Lydia Rohn in 2006; her husband, Robert D. Hill, Sr. in 2006; and her daughter, Rhonda J, Stanley in 2004; and her sister, Joann Kanack in 2014.
Memorials may be made to Tough Enough Cancer Fund in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.
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Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.