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Obituary for Imogene Bonwell
Imogene Bonwell, age 105, of Pleasant Plains, IL, went home to be with the Lord on April 8, 2017 at 10:57 a.m. at Springfield Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL. She was born January 6, 1912, the daughter of John and Edith Jane (Updegraff) Turner. Imogene married James Franklin Bonwell on December 9, 1948; he preceded her in death. She was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Charleston, IL. Imogene loved her family, her pets and music. She enjoyed travelling, especially to Florida. Imogene was preceded in death by her husband, one son, James Riley Bonwell, and four sisters. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Jane (Jerry) Jackson of Pleasant Plains, IL; her son, John Allen (Mary Ellen) Bonwell of Minier, IL; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Services celebrating her life will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Friends Chapel Church in Scottland, IL, at 2 p.m.