Thursday, February 28th, 2013
Robert E. Bonvillian, 65, Celina, died Feb. 26, 2013, in a fire at his home.
He was born Feb. 7, 1948, in Coldwater. His father and stepmother, Richard and Jo Bonvillian, are deceased. His mother, Delores Stein, also is deceased.
Survivors are a son, Jeff (friend Julie Rodriguez) Bonvillian, Celina; a stepson, Jason (Brandy) Muter, Anna; two daughters, Kim (Harold) Fiely, Fort Recovery, and Carrie (Steve) Homan, Fort Recovery; four brothers, John (Nancy) Bonvillian, Hartford City, Ind., Richard Jr. (Karen) Bonvillian, Fort Recovery, Randy Bonvillian, Fort Recovery, and Ron Bonvillian of Tennessee; a sister, Tara Stein, Portland, Ind.; and 11 grandchildren.
He retired after 33 years with GTE and was a part-time employee of the Mercer County Sheriff's Office. He was a member of the Celina American Legion, Celina Moose and Celina Eagles.
Services are 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Robert Ellis officiating. Burial is at a later date at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.ciscofuneralhome.com.