Bruce Bonifield


D. Bruce Bonifield, 77, of Morristown, Ohio died Friday, February 6, 2009 at his home. He was born October 23, 1931 in Kirksville, Mo.

Bruce was a 1950 graduate of Burton High School, a veteran of the Korean War. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Banking and worked with Burton National Bank/Huntington Bank for 39 years as vice-president. He was a former Morristown Village Councilman for four years, a strong supporter of the Morristown VFD. During that time, he donated his annual salary to the VFD. Bruce was a lifetime member of the VFW and NRA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter and two grandsons.

Bruce is survived and deeply missed by his wife, Judy; 10 children/step-children; 20 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family, arrangements by Kelly-Kemp-Funeral Home, 204 Main St., Morristown, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice, 380 Summit Ave., Steubenville, Ohio.