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Roger Bonin 4/19/2017

NORTH ATTLEBORO – Roger E. Bonin, 82, passed away on Wednesday April 19, 2017 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro.  

He was the loving husband of Marilyn (Strang) Bonin for over 60 years. They celebrated their Diamond Anniversary in 2016.

Born on September 25, 1934 in Attleboro, MA he was son of the late Leodore and Eileen (Kennedy) Bonin. 

He grew up in Attleboro and graduated from Attleboro High school in 1953.  He resided in North Attleboro for nearly 50 years. 

Roger was a machinist, had an exceptional work ethic and retired from Form Centerless Grinding in Medfield after many years of service.

He was a man of great personal faith and was former member of the First Baptist Church of North Attleboro and Attleboro over the years. He was a talented soloist and choir member at the North Attleboro Church. He was proud to be an Eagle Scout and was once appointed as “Mayor of Attleboro” for a day in honor of his Eagle Scout work. 

Roger was skillful with his hands and was accomplished at intricate woodworking, producing many artful gifts of love for his loved ones. He also enjoyed gardening of all kinds and took great pride in his yard.

Above all, he was dedicated to his family. His influences and priorities are continued in the values exhibited by his children and grandchildren who strive to follow his lead. He is survived by three children: Deb Bonin and friend Richard Holden of Attleboro; Ginny Kelley and husband Martin of North Attleboro; Bob Bonin and wife Deb of North Attleboro; three cherished grandchildren: David Bonin, Benjamin Bonin and Jessica Kelley;  three siblings: Richard Bonin of Attleboro, Francis Bonin of Florida and Sandra Small of Attleboro; and many nieces and nephews. 

Visiting hours will be held on Saturday April 22, 2017 from 2-4pm in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home 15 Grove St. North Attleboro immediately followed by a memorial service in the funeral home at 4pm.   

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.


#9 Andrea Finn 2017-04-23 11:21
Our thoughts are with you Ginny, Marty, Jessie, and Bonin family. We know how difficult it can be.. He will always be with you.. Cousins Andrea, Janine, and Susan xxxooo
#8 Frank Costantino 2017-04-22 22:14
Ginny, Marty & Jess, My regrets at hearing about your dear Father. He seemed like a very upstanding man and the kind of role model of which we need so many more these days. I hope the loss is mellowed by memories of good times and family occasions. I send my prayers for your sorrowful stretch of time.
#7 Nancy Murray 2017-04-22 18:18
Dear Marilyn and family,
So sorry to hear of your loss. Roger was a terrific person and I will always remember his dedication to First Baptist Church, NA. May the Lord be with you all during this difficult time. You are in my prayers.
#6 Mary rebello 2017-04-22 17:45
My deepest condolences to the Bonin Family in the loss of their loved one. Prayers for your family at this difficult time. May he R.I.P.
#5 OSCAR & KATHIE 2017-04-21 20:41
Aunt Marilyn and Family,
How deeply saddened we are to hear
of the passing of Uncle Roger and wanted to send our love and deepest condolences to you all..He was such a sweet,kind and gentle man with sense of humor you couldn't help but love.
#4 Adele Lamond 2017-04-21 19:47
The Bonin family. So sorry for your loss my thoughts go out you during this difficult time.
#3 Sharon Dufault 2017-04-21 02:04
To Marylyn, Deb and Richard, Ginny and Marty, Deb and Bob, and grand kids . So sorry for your loss. He was a great guy. He will be miss. May God give you comfort.
#2 Jeri Mulvey 2017-04-20 19:56
My sincere condolences and sympathy to your family. Hold tight to the memories, they will help you get through. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
#1 Nancy & Paul Mendis 2017-04-20 19:40
Deb and Family,
Thinking of you during this very sad time.
May it be a sense of comfort to you to know that many love you and are praying for you as you mourn the loss of your dear father.

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