Marietta R. “Bonnie” Hansen , passed away on October 4, 2018 at the age of 79. She was born in Oak Park, Illinois on February 4, 1939, the daughter of Edward J. and Marietta L. Bedrava. She attended school in Berwyn, Illinois – graduating from Morton East High School in 1957. She attended Northern Illinois University, receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education in 1961. While at Northern, Bonnie was a member of Kappa Delta Sorority, participating in many campus activities and crowned Miss Northern in Spring of 1960. It was at Northern that Bonnie met the love of her life, Butch Hansen. They were married on August 5, 1961 and raised three children, Greg, Karin and Gary. Bonnie was a teacher in District #33 in west Chicago and served as a hostess and banquet manager at St. Andrews Country Club and Indian Lakes Resort.
She is survived by her husband, Butch of 57 years; children, Greg (Fiorella), Karin and Gary; grandchildren, Nick. Gianna, Lucas and Jason; special friends, Rebecca Ketelaar and Alicia Winckler and many relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Shirley and Bill.
Visitation will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Norris-Segert Funeral Home & Cremation Services , 132 Fremont St., West Chicago (One block north of Washington St. & Main St). Family and friends are asked to meet directly at St. John the Baptist Church , 0S233 Church St., Winfield on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 with visitation from 9 a.m. until time of mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in West Chicago. In lieu of flowers donations to ASPCA or St. Jude Hospital appreciated. For information (630) 231-0060 or www.norrissegertfh.com