John Bonnett

John Bonnett

JOHN BONNETT, age 79 of Oxford, WI passed away peacefully Saturday, February 3, 2024 at Rosebrooke Assisted Living in Adams, WI.

John was born January 16th, 1945, in Portage WI. He was the youngest child born to Bernard Sr. & Agatha (Larson) Bonnett. John attended schools at Davis Corners Grade School and Adams Friendship High School.

When John’s formal education was completed, John stayed home to farm with his dad, Bernard and Grandpa, Abe Bonnett. He continued farming until his late 60’s and lived his entire life on the original family farm located in the Town of Jackson, Adams County.

John was involved in Peppy Pals 4-H club for many years. He also helped his Granddad, Abe, show cattle at the local County fairs and many other County Fairs in the surrounding area.
John is preceded in death by his parents, Bernard Sr. & Agatha Bonnett. His sister, Anna (Edwin) Wampler and older brother, Bernard Bonnett Jr. (Norma) Bonnett. A nephew, Preston Wampler and Great nephew, James Wampler.

John is survived by his brother, Robert (Bob) (Eleanor) Bonnett; nephews: Cory Bonnett, Aaron (Tania) Bonnett, Phillip Wampler, Perry & Debra Wampler, Peter & Linda Wampler, Paul Wampler, Penn Wampler, Patricia & Jon Thome; and Pamela Cook. John is further survived by several great nieces and nephews, many cousins, and friends.

Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 9th at the Davis Corners Cemetery. Pastor Marci Nichols will officiate.

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  1. Michael Miotke says:

    I went to grade school with Johnny and always admired his attitude and spirit. He was a special person.

  2. Delores Benish says:

    To all of John’s family Thinking of you with caring prayers in your loss.

  3. Jim and Nancie Cook says:

    Our deepest condolences to the Bonnet family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!

  4. Dawn Stone says:

    Sincerest sympathy to you all. Remember the good times.

  5. Cathy Grabarski says:

    sorry to hear of John’s passing. I still remember the time John was taking Agatha to Gmarsh church and got stuck in the snow drifts by Keareazes. I came along and got Bill to pull them out, we went way around and came into to church a half hour late all covered with snow.

  6. Rose Mary Huber Pauls says:

    Sorry for your loss. It’s been a long time since seeing him but I remember our much younger days at family gatherings.

  7. Marge Edwards says:

    Sorry for your loss.

  8. Marty Hillert says:

    My sympathy to all the family.

  9. Patrick Pare says:

    Bob, Eleanor and family, please accept my sincere condolences for your family’s loss. Sending my prayers, love and sympathy to you all in this difficult time.

  10. Brian and Rita Goodhue says:

    Our condolences to John’s family. He was a very good man. May he rest well in his heavenly home.

  11. Sonja McLaughlin says:

    My deepest sympathy, my prayers are with all of you!!!

  12. Sam & Marilyn Baggs says:

    Sorry to hear that John has passed. Our blessings & sympathy to out to his family.

  13. Dick and Marj Colby says:

    We are saddened to hear of his passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  14. Kosler Family says:

    You have our deepest condolences for your loss.

  15. BJ Nachreiner & Allan Klaus says:

    Bob, Eleanor and family,
    Please accept Allan’s and my deepest sympathy for the loss of John. I know how close you were and hope that your memories will sustain you in your time of need. Blessings and prayers.

  16. Jeanne Rykiel-Trevorrow says:

    Our Sympathy to all Of John’s family . John was a Amazing strong man ! He was Happy going and a smile on his face & a Good Friend. God Give comfort at this hard time to You all.

  17. Bob and Janis Cada says:

    Hugs and prayers for the Bonnett family. May you hold the memories close to your heart ❤️

  18. Doug and Linda Donley says:

    So sorry for your loss. Our condolences.

  19. Julie bork schnolis says:

    So sorry for your loss

  20. Jennifer Wampler Armstrong says:

    I will miss uncle John. I was so proud of everything that he over came.

  21. Bruce and Cheri Nachreiner says:

    Bob, Eleanor and family, we are so sorry to hear of John’s passing. He was such a kind, friendly fellow. We hope good memories help you through difficult days ahead.

  22. Peg Lecy says:

    So sorry on your loss

  23. Sarah Mock says:

    My sincere condolences. We will miss seeing John at Rosebrooke..😢 Such a sweet, pleasant man!

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