Roy F. Bonner, 94, Little Compton

Posted 7/13/21

Roy F. Bonner, 94, of Little Compton, passed away at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River on Sunday, June 27, after a short illness.

Roy was the beloved husband of Janet Bonner for nearly 67 …

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Roy F. Bonner, 94, Little Compton

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Roy F. Bonner, 94, of Little Compton, passed away at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River on Sunday, June 27, after a short illness.

Roy was the beloved husband of Janet Bonner for nearly 67 years.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the only child of Francis and Imelda (Roy) Bonner.

A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, he attended St. Francis College in Brooklyn, N.Y., after his service.

Mr. Bonner worked for IBM Corp for over 30 years and was on the adjunct faculty at the Brown University School of Engineering in Providence, R.I., for over 10 years before retiring.

Roy is survived by his wife Janet, sons James and wife Michele of East Greenwich, Peter of Medford, Ore., and daughter Peggy Mulvey and husband Jim of Warwick, and four grandchildren, Alex, Brendan, Sam, and Lauren.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, July 2, at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Little Compton, followed by interment with military honors at Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery.

Donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital (stjude.org), 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or Judicial Watch (judicialwatch.org), PO Box 96234, Washington, DC 20090, would be appreciated.

Arrangements by Fern Acres Funeral Home. To view full obituary and share condolences please visit fernacresfuneralhome.com.

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