Dorothy R. Bonhomme, 90, of Vincennes, passed away Monday, March 29, 2021, at Gentlecare Nursing Center.
Dorothy was born Aug. 22, 1930, in Knox County, the daughter of Ora D. and Myrl Taylor Blake. She was a housekeeper at area hotels, and she married William Bonhomme Sr.
They made their life together for 37 years until his death on October 13, 2010. She was a member of St. John Catholic Church/St. Francis Xavier and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by a son, Joseph Foster, and his wife, Barbara, of Vincennes and a stepson, William Bonhomme Jr, and his wife, Judy, of Vincennes; grandchildren, Stacie Phillips and her husband, James, Joseph Foster Jr. and his wife, Lisa; step grandchildren, Holly Morrison and her husband, Jeff and Chad Bonhomme M.D. and his wife, Christine Bonhomme M.D.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; three brothers, Raymond, Pete and Buss Blake; and two sisters, Millie Frye and Frieda Armstrong.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, where she will be laid to rest next to her husband.
Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to donor’s charity of choice.
Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral is honored to assist the Bonhomme family during their time of loss.