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Bonewit, Jean M.

Marshallville — Jean M. Bonewit, age 66, of Marshallville, died unexpectedly on Sunday, July 17, 2022 at Aultman Orrville Hospital, following a period of declining health.
Jean was born on April 2, 1956, in Orrville, to the late Donald and Marilyn (Weygandt) Steele. She married Darrell E. Bonewit on October 16, 1978, in Orrville. Darrell survives.
She graduated from Orrville High School and was a homemaker.  She worked in cleaning services for General Building Maintenance and later for Good Choice Cleaning for many years.
Jean enjoyed cooking and she loved animals, including the several cats that she cared for over the years.  Most of all she cherished her time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Darrell, she is survived by two daughters, Christina Bonewit of Wooster and Angela (Verdell Jr.) Bullard of Orrville; eight grandchildren, A’mir Simpson, Kierra Nicholson, Haven Simpson, Rayshawn Coleman, and Deoveon, Marquez, K’vonte and Breven Bullard; two great grandchildren, Genesis Simpson and Jaxson Coleman; and a sister, Amy (Ron) Bellar of Kettering.
She was preceded in death by her twin brother, James M. Steele.
There will be no services and cremation will take place.
Memorials may be made to defray funeral costs c/o Auble Funeral Home, 512 East Oak Street, Orrville, OH 44667.
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