Obituary for Bonita Rose Kellem

Bonita Rose Kellem

Bonita Rose Kellem, 77, of Warsaw, Indiana, passed away on Friday, December 31, 202,1 at Parkview Randallia Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Born on December 6, 1944, in Chicago, Illinois, Bonita was the daughter of Serafino and Lillian (Gabriel) Savaglio.

She was formerly a bookkeeper for local 703 Fisher Body Willow Spring, Illinois. She loved fishing, taking family and friends on moonlight cruises on Pike Lake, volunteering at both her local church and Kosciusko Hospital.  Bonita was known to quickly make new friends.  She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, Altar and Rosary Society, Ultrusa of Warsaw, Annual Kosciusko County Shrine Turkey Shoot, and Friends of the Library.

Bonita will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Kathy Chapman (Andrew) Hart; son, Daniel (Maribeth) Chapman; 4 grandchildren, Jessica (Cody) Long, Victoria Hart, Matthew Chapman, Nicole Chapman; 3 great grandchildren, Grayson and Maci Long, and Alice Barz.  She is also survived by sisters, Elaine Dryer, Carol Michaels, Lin Hainlen, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life for Bonita will be held at a later date.

McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw is entrusted with arrangements.

Memorial donations may be made to:

Animal Welfare League Building Fund

1048 S. 325 E.

Pierceton, IN 46562

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