Yvonne "Bonnie" A. Sveum, 80, of Mountain Home, passed away with her loving family at her side, on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009, from a lengthy illness.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at 11 a.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church, located at 1190 N. Sixth East St., in Mountain Home. Cremation was under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.
Bonnie was born on April 12, 1929, in Canton, Ohio, the daughter of Albert J. and Elenor M. Beeson.
She married Laurel ≥Sandy≤ Sveum on Sept. 11, 1948. They have resided in Mountain Home since 1970 and have been long-time active members of the Faith Lutheran Church.
Bonnie is survived by her beloved husband of 61 years, Sandy Sveum of Mountain Home, four children Edward and his wife Jonne, of Lawrenceville, Ga., Robin L. and his wife Gloria of Roy, Utah, Christina L. Sveum of Montgomery, Ala., Phyllis J. Zupkow of San Antonio, Texas, and six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by both her parents, two brothers and a sister