Bonny Fae Smith
Bonny Fae Smith, 61, of Grand Valley, passed away at her home on Sanford Road after a decadelong battle with Huntington’s disease. Her husband Bill and her two cats were with her when she passed.
Bonny was born in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania on March 31, 1958, to Ralph L. Hensley and Jane Gunning Hensley. She married William C. Smith on February 29, 1980.
Bonny was a 1976 graduate of Penn Hills High School. She attended and received an Associates Degree in business administration from the Community College of Allegheny County. She later attended and received a Bachelors Degree in accounting from Robert Morris University.
She worked for Oil Well Supply in Oil City and Cytemp Steel in Titusville. She was the owner and manager of the Grand Valley Market in Grand Valley Pa. From 1985 to 1996. She later worked for Blair Corp. in Irvine and was last employed by Value Home Center in Warren.
Bonny was active in local politics and served a term as Eldred Township Auditor. She served on the Warren County Republican Committee. She was also a Notary Public.
Bonny loved being outdoors and doing yard work, gardening and taking care of her dog and cats.
She is survived by her husband Bill, her father Ralph Hensley of Penn Hills, Pa. And a sister, Laura Baldwin of Tampa Florida.
In accordance with her wishes there will be no visitation or services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America.
Bonny’s family wishes to thank her team of home health care aides Connie Tenney, Pauline Beard and Jamie Rose for their amazing kindness and a job well done.
The Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home 303 N. Washington St. Titusville is in charge of arrangements.
If you wish to leave a condolence for the family, visit garrettfuneralhomeinc.com.