Carl Steven Bonner Sr., age 69, a long-time resident of Fallon, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2022, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born July 21, 1953, to George (Richard) and Celia Mendoza Bonner. Carl served his country in the United States Army in the 82nd airborne division during the Vietnam War. He had many careers but his love for mining outweighed them all. He mined for several companies in Nevada during his career.
He was a beloved husband of 13 years to Donna Moss Bonner; cherished father to daughters Felicia (Curtis) Bonner-Conklin, Shelli (Randy) Buchanan, Traci (John) Bonner, Alecia Bonner, and Dawn (Rob) Sanches; sons Carl S. Bonner Jr., Richard (Maryann) Bonner, Jerome (Carla) Gallegos, and Derek Copper; a loving Papa to Micheal, Jack, Trayvon, Garret, and Gabby Bonner- Conklin, Titan and Raeden Buchanan, Ashton, Kayden and Brayden Bonner, Haley and Jacob Sanches, Trevor and Brittany Bonner, Savannaha, Brett, Breanna, Dakota and Shiannia, Englysh, Jerzey, and Jerome (Lil Rome) Gallegos, Danessa, Junior, Gregory, and Mikey Bermudez, Carmen, Patience, Chase Copper, Zaidee and Andrew.
He is survived by his sisters Emma (Shawn) Bonner Fearn, Rosie (Donny) Fain, Norma (Lavelle) Green, nieces and nephews Robert, Richard Celia, Tina, Bobbie, Joe, Jonny, Crissy, Candace, Carrie, and numerous great-grandbabies.
Services will be held on November 15 at The Gardens Funeral Home at 1 p.m., followed by a military service at 2:30 p.m. at the Fallon cemetery. In lieu of Flowers the Family requests donations to The Garden's Funeral home to help with funeral costs, 2949 Austin Hwy., Fallon, Nevada 89406. 775-423-8928.