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Frances J. (Toomey) Bonner

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, May 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Vertuccio & SmithBonner Frances 2 Home for Funerals 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Frances J. (Toomey) Bonner who passed away on May 2nd at Emerson Hospital in Concord at 84 years. A  funeral mass will be held at 12:00p.m. (Noon) in Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach St, Revere.

Born and raised in East Boston, the family moved to Beachmont, Revere. Franny was a 1950 alumna of East Boston High School and went to work for New England Tel. & Tel. She worked there for many years before taking a position with James F. Murphy, Inc. of Cambridge as an office manager. In 1968, she and her family moved to Concord, MA, where she became most active in the Girl Scouts as a Den Mother. She was also a Team Mother and chaperone for the Haydenettes Recreation Center of Lexington synchronized ice skating team, traveling all over the country. In the 60s and 70s, she was a very active member of St. Michael’s Parish of Bedford, MA, where she served on many committees and taught CCD and Sunday School.


She is the devoted wife of 51 years to her childhood sweetheart, James A. “Archie” Bonner of Concord. Loving mother of Kassia W. Reynard of Columbia, MO, Kim A. Bonner of Littleton and Kara J. Dobbins and her husband Kenneth of Stow. Beloved sister of the late Ellen Kanall, Margaret Vieira, Catherine Reynolds, Mary Tierney, Anna M. Pedro, Alice M. Toomey, Agnes F. Toomey, Thomas J. and William J. Toomey. She is also lovingly survived by 28 nieces and nephews and many grand-nieces and nephews. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.


Visiting Hours

Wednesday, May 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Bonner Frances J 1

Funeral Mass

Wednesday, May 6th at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) in Immaculate Conception Church, 133 Beach St., Revere


Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden


In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Kitty Angels, P.O. Box 638, Tyngsboro, MA 01879 or by visiting

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