Bonita Ballard

Obituary of Bonita Ballard

Bonnie L. Ballard, 69, of Tioga Center, NY passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2017.  Bonnie was predeceased by her parents, William and Lucille Ballard; step-father, Duke Evans; nephew, Jason Ballard.  She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Cindy and GT Greene; brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Glenda Ballard; nine nieces and nephews, Alice, Robbie, Ed, Sarah, Cindy Lou, Stephen, Alisa Rose, Bill, Jr., Chris; special caregiver and cousin, Wendy Amaro-Santiago; several cousins and great-nieces and nephews.  Bonnie was very community minded.  She retired from Broome-Tioga BOCES and was a deacon and active member of the First Presbyterian and held numerous positions with the VFW Post #1371 Ladies Axiliary.  Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, 15 Park St., Owego with the Rev. Lisa Hackman, officiating.  Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery, Owego, NY.  The family will receive friends Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.  Memorial contributions may be made in Bonnie’s memory to Stray Haven Humane Society, 194 Shepherd Road, Waverly, NY  14892.