Bonny Lu Swaggard

Bonny Lu Swaggard

1930 – 2020


Bonny was born in Davenport, Iowa to Doris and Robert Wilson.  In 2018 Bonny was preceded in death by her husband, Don.  She is survived by daughters, Melissa Rice and Elizabeth Bobenhouse; grandchildren: Dr Elizabeth Rice, Andrew Rice and Neil Bobenhouse; sister, Karen Meyers (Frank); nieces and nephews.  Bonny is also survived by her loving church family at First Covenant Church, where she taught Sunday School and sang in the choir for approximately 60 years.

Bonny was raised in Iowa City and Stuart, Iowa.  She attended UNO from 1948-1952 and taught in OPS for 25 years.  She worked for the Omaha Public Library for 10 years.  She was. P.E.O. member.

Private GRAVESIDE SERVICE.  Memorials are suggested to First Covenant Church.


1 Condolence

  • Phyllis OBrien Posted March 25, 2020 11:45 am

    I was privileged to have taught with Bonny many years ago at Oak Valley. She was such a loving presence for out students. You have my deepest sympathy. I pray your memories sustain you at this sad time.

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