Thalma Bonelli, 66
PORTLAND -- Thalma Bonelli, 66, of Portland passed at The Barron Center in Portland on Nov. 14, 2012.
She was born and raised in Portland. She had a long term illness from which she passed away. She received excellent care from a caring and wonderful staff. She was a resident there since August of 2007.
She was one of four children. She was predeceased by her parents, Beacher and Dorothy Cyr. She is survived by her brother John and his wife Sheryl, sisters Kathi and husband Ernie Farr, Sharon (her deceased husband is Frank Abel) ; two daughters, C.J. Tullano and her wife Dawn of Phippsburg, Mass. and Terryle Bonelli of Lewiston. She had numerous friends, nieces and nephews who were blessed to know her and will miss her.
In Terrie's healthier days she enjoyed baking cookies, making jewelry, having flour fights, music and poetry, taking care of her fury friends and doing volunteer work for which she received a Plaque of recognitions for her hard work. What she enjoyed most was laughing and having fun. Through the years, Terrie touched the lives of many people with her smile and generosity. She maintained her trademark sense of humor to the very end.
Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at Forest City Cemetery on Monday, Oct. 19 at 11 a.m.