George J. Bonis Sr., 77, father of New Milford men
Besides his wife, Mr. Bonis is survived by two sons, George Jr. and his companion Kathy DiCecca of New Milford, and William and his wife Cheryl of New Milford; two daughters, Georgia Smelcer and her husband Allen of Danbury, and Sarah Brookins and her husband Robert of Fort Ann, N.Y.; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a brother, Tony of Norwalk; and two sisters,
He was predeceased by two brothers, Orain Ready and Cashmere, and two sisters, Ann and Loretta.
The Cornell Memorial Home of Danbury was in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association , 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT, 06492.