Bonnie May Newell, age 79, died Sept. 7, 2012, at Cuyuna Care Center, Crosby, formerly of Maple Grove. She was a founder of the Hennepin County Family Day Care Association, an accountant, and later a home health aide.
Survived by sisters, Joanne (Alvin) Hicks, Betty (Mike) Hedberg; sons, Randell (Pauline) Johnson, Michael (Lisa) Schweitzer; daughter, Penny (Stanley) Behm; grandchildren, Benjamin (Amanda) Johnson, Melanie (Joel) Wolfe, Rochelle (Brad) Hudyma, Zedekia, Malachi, Nehemia Schweitzer, David, Daniel Behm; great-granddaughters, Traleigh, Emeliese Wolfe and expected baby, Hudyma.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Joseph Schweitzer and Roland Newell; brothers, David, Dale, Norman, and Roger Johnson; sister, Fern Moe.
Service Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Bradshaw, 4600 Greenhaven Drive at Highway 96 (one mile west of 35E), White Bear. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment in Maple Knoll Cemetery.
Arrangements with Bradshaw Funeral & Cremation Services, 4600 Greenhaven Drive, White Bear, MN 55127