LaVonna “Bonnie” Mae Sass, age 84, of Delano, formerly of Excelsior, passed away Monday, June 24, 2013.
She was born May 13, 1929, to Isadore and Helen (Roemling) Paradis in Fairmont.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Sass; a son, Larry Sass; daughter-in-law Mary Anne Sass; son-in-law Steve Emery; sister and brother-in-law Edna and John Sass; and a niece, Becky Sass.
She is survived by her children, Nancy Emery and Randy Sass; grandchildren Jennifer Bakken, Steve (Sheri) Emery Jr., Jessica (Jose) Sturgeon, Erin (Jeff) Byboth, Carrie Sass, Joe (Anne Marie) Sass, Ali (Jeremy) Lininger, Angie Thompson, Rob Sass, and Bill Sass; 12 great-grandchildren; niece Kathy Sass; and brother Isadore Paradis.
Mass of Christian Burial took place Friday, June 28 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano. Visitation was in Martha Hall of St. Peter Catholic Church from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to processing to church. The Rev. Paul Kammen celebrated the Mass, with interment in the St. George Cemetery in Long Lake.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.