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In Memory of

Bonnie Lee Butler

July 26, 1937 - August 8, 2017

Obituary


Bonnie was born July 26, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois and had been a long time resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Bonnie died on August 8, 2017, and was welcomed into Heaven into the arms of Jesus.

Preceded in death by her husband Edward, parents Edward and Loretta Gottschalk, and sisters Donnette Reed and Lois Pozywio. She is survived by sisters Carol Orrell and Janice Redmond, 6 children, James of Cedar City, Utah, Barbara of Littleton, Colorado, Michael (Diane) of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Laura of Lakewood, Colorado, Susan (Dave) of Thornton, Colorado, and Richard...

Bonnie was born July 26, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois and had been a long time resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Bonnie died on August 8, 2017, and was welcomed into Heaven into the arms of Jesus.

Preceded in death by her husband Edward, parents Edward and Loretta Gottschalk, and sisters Donnette Reed and Lois Pozywio. She is survived by sisters Carol Orrell and Janice Redmond, 6 children, James of Cedar City, Utah, Barbara of Littleton, Colorado, Michael (Diane) of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Laura of Lakewood, Colorado, Susan (Dave) of Thornton, Colorado, and Richard (Angela) of Colorado Springs. 33 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren, many cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends.

Mom was passionate about her family, was a devoted army wife, and a wonderful mother and grandmother. Mom retired from JCPenny, was active in a Hummel Club, enjoyed playing bunco, family history and visiting family, going to church, and traveling with dad and friends. Her favorite trip was to Alaska with Dad, but in her travels she always found time to stop off at the casinos and play her favorite slot machines.

A visitation will be held 11 AM to 12:30 PM on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Dove-Witt Family Mortuary, 6630 South US HWY 85-87, Fountain, CO. Funeral services will follow in the mortuary chapel at 1:00 PM. Reception will take place at Pikes Peak Christian Church, 4955 Bradley Rd, Colorado Springs, CO immediately after the chapel service.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice.