D L Bonner, 91, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and Marine Corps veteran passed peacefully with his wife by his side on October 30. D L is survived by his wife of 69 years, Camelia Louise; his sons,Gary (Pamela) Bonner, Mark (Linda) Bonner, Kirk (Kirstin) Bonner, and Darren (Michele) Bonner; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
D L served in the Marine Corps for just over 7 years during the Korean War and was honorably discharged as one of the Chosen Few. He finished his career as a civilian for the Marine Corps as the director of installations and logistics at Marine Headquarters. He was an active Mason, home lodge Killeen Texas, with a 50-year pin, and an early member of the Maryland Virginia Sports Club. D L and Camelia retired to “the Farm” in Fluvanna County where they both volunteered with the Scottsville Rescue Squad.
Those who knew D L will always keep his resounding voice, strong handshakes and tight hugs close to their heart.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow at Scottsville Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Monday, November 9, 2020 at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home.
Due to COVID-19, all service attendants will be required to wear facial masks and observe social distancing.
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