William R. Bonney, 91, of Berlin, passed away on Tuesday September 19, 2023 at the Coos County Nursing Home. He was born in Berlin on February 29, 1932 the son of Delmar and Yvonne (Arsenault) Bonney and was a lifelong resident. He graduated from Berlin High and had been a security guard at the local paper mill for many years. Bill was a volunteer Berlin Fire Fighter and enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, spending time with his family, hiking and tracking with GPS with Don Plante.
Family includes his children William Bonney and wife Roxanne of Dummer, NH and Patricia Bizier of Barrington, NH and Spring Hill, FL; grandchildren Nicholas Bonney (Britany), Aaron Peabody (Liz), Doug Thompson, Allison Glidden (Justin); great granddaughter Emma Bonney; siblings Delmar Bonney of GA and Mary Lou Kuster of GA; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife Claudette A. (Baker) Bonney on 8/22/2022.
Graveside Services will be held on Monday September 25, 2023 at 10 AM in the New City Cemetery. The Bryant Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Donations in his memory may be made to the Androscoggin Valley Fish & Game Association, PO Box 284, Berlin, NH, 03570. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.