Bonnie Thomas Obituary

Bonnie Lue Thomas
Bonnie Lue Thomas

January 14, 1953 - January 24, 2014
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA


Bonnie Lue Thomas, 61, passed from this life on Friday, January 24, 2014, surrounded by family at Kavanagh House in Des Moines. In agreement with her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service celebrating Bonnie's life will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, at Iles Westover Chapel in Des Moines, where the family will greet friends for 30 minutes prior to the service. A private family committal service will take place at a later date.

Bonnie was born on January 14, 1953, in Des Moines, Iowa, first of twin daughters to Richard and Ethel (Harben) Ingham. She retired from Regency Nursing Home as a Certified Nursing Assistant. During her earlier years, Bonnie was employed as a night auditor and a truck driver. She enjoyed going to the beach and reading and she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her two daughters, Tammy (Jerome) Abels of Altoona, and Angie (Kris) Enos of Bondurant; father, Richard Ingham of Urbandale; two sisters, her twin, Connie (Richard "Dick") Burbank of Des Moines and Marjorie "Madge" (Rodger) Friedman of Concord, NC; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Bonnie was preceded into eternal life by her by mother, Ethel Ingham.

The family has respectfully requested that any memorial contributions be made to either: Kavanagh House on 56th or Iowa Animal Lifeline. Online condolences are welcome at

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Visitation Prior to Service
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, January 30, 2014
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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Celebration of Life
Westover Funeral Home
Thursday, January 30, 2014
7:00 PM
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Kavanagh House
900 - 56th Street
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Animal Lifeline of Iowa
4521 SE 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50320