Bonnie J. Roderick
February 10, 1946 -- October 18, 2019
Bonnie J. Roderick, 73, of Middlebury, passed away at 3:55 am on Friday,
October 18, with her husband by her side at Center for Hospice Care, Elkhart.
She was born on February 10, 1946 in Topeka to Raymond H. and Lydia Mae
(Yoder) Eash. On August 22, 1964 at First Mennonite Church in Middlebury
she married Harry T. Roderick, he survives. Survivors in addition to her
husband are two sons, Scott A. Roderick of Colorado Springs, CO and
Christopher T. “Chris” Roderick of Elkhart; granddaughter, Tasha R. Drake
of South Bend. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers,
Ernie and Earlin Eash. Bonnie was a 1964 graduate of Middlebury High
School. She enjoyed cooking and had worked for several years as a cook
with the Northridge School System and for 14 years at the Hilltop Restaurant.
She was a 2006 graduate of Ivy Tech College earning her degree as a
Certified Medical Assistant; a degree that she used for over 10 years while
working for Beacon Health. Her biggest love in life was working with people
and encouraging them. Visitation will be from 2:00 - 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 pm
on Wednesday, October 23, at River Of Life Fellowship Church, 11162 St. Rd
120 Middlebury. Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Thursday, October
24, also at the church. Services will be conducted by Pastor Rick Lambright.
Burial will be in Grace Lawn Cemetery, Middlebury. Memorials contributions
may be given to Faith Mission. Online condolences may be offered at
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Bonnie was a beautiful lady with a beautiful soul. She will be greatly missed.
Heaven gained another angel this morning. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out
to Harry and the family.
From: Ed and Sandi Raczkowski
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Bonnie was my best friend from 1st grade through grade 12. We shared our
growing up years, our families and friends. After high school graduation, our
lives took different directions but our love and admiration for each other
never faded. Rest In Peace my dear friend.
From: Raeola Shellenberger
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We were friends since little kids. Our kids grew up together. Such a nice
friend. She will be greatly missed.
From: Diane & Elmer Stealy