Bonita Jolene ""Bonnie"" Tallmage
BONITA J. “BONNIE” TALLMAGE
Bonita J. “Bonnie” Tallmage, age 74 of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney, Friday, May 4, 2018.
Cremation has been held. No formal services are planned. Private inurnment will take place in the Weyerts Cemetery on the family plot, near her mother and father and sister: Barb.
Friends may stop at the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel to sign Bonnie’s register book and drop off condolences for the family. Memorial contributions may be made in Bonnie’s name to any animal rescue or shelter. You may view Bonnie’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at www.gehrigstittchapel.com.
Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of Bonnie’s care and funeral arrangements.
Bonita Jolene Tallmage, the daughter of John Coleman and Mary Elizabeth (Florke) Bruce, was born on March 7, 1944 at Dalton, NE. She graduated from Gurley High School in 1962. Bonnie worked at Alco for many years and loved her job, retiring after the store closed. Bonnie enjoyed walking with treats in her pockets and saying hello to all the dogs in her neighborhood and learning their names.
Survivors include her sons: Brent Overman and wife Christine Posey of Kenai, AK and Kevin Overman of Sheridan, WY; granddaughter: Sierra Overman and grandson: Zack Overman both of Alaska; brothers: Larry Bruce and wife Donna and Gene Bruce both of Lebanon, OR; sisters: Pat Fisher and Beverly Bremer and husband Don all of Albany, OR; many nieces, nephews and extended family members and special niece: Michell Kile of Byers, CO.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents: John and Mary Bruce and a sister: Barb Hansen.