Bonnie L. (Orr) Seney of Vassar, age 87, passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at the Vassar Field Assistant Living.
Bonnie was born in Tuscola on February 16, 1931, and was the daughter of the late Allan and Onilee (Smith) Orr. She was united in marriage to Fraser “Gene” Seney on June 21, 1947. Gene preceded her in death in September of 2006. Bonnie graduated from Vassar High School, and after high school she went on to become an LPN. She then worked for 19 years for Bay Medical Center in Bay City. Bonnie was very involved in the community and held memberships in the VAAS, Vassar Historical Society, Vassar Cork-Pine Quilting Guild, and was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Vassar. She loved making Memory Bears for people using their loved one’s clothing. All of the Seney family believes she made the world’s best apple pie.
Bonnie leaves her family to cherish her memory: Sharon “Sherry” (Gary) Millerov, Samuel (Debbie) Seney, Scott (Sandy) Seney, Stacey (Tim) Manwell; 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. She leaves a brother and sister in-law, Allan (Skip) and wife Gloria Orr. Bonnie also leaves nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Besides her husband and parents, Bonnie was also preceded in death by a son, Steve in 2014, and a brother, Arnold Reichert.
The family received friends at the Hanlin Funeral Home in Millington on Monday, August 6, 2018 from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and at the First Baptist Church of Vassar on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until services began. Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church of Vassar on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11 a.m. and the burial followed at the Tuscola Twp. Cemetery. Hanlin Funeral Home has been assisting the family with arrangements. You’re welcome to express condolences, share a memory and light a candle at hanlinfuneralhome.com. Memorial gifts of remembrance can be directed to the American Cancer Society.