submitted by: Robin Pardus
Donald Dwayne Bons, 71, of Erie, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, Silvis.Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Erie Christian, Erie, with visitation from 10 a.m. to services. Burial is at Sharon Cemetery, rural Erie. Arrangements are by Gibson, Erie. He was born Aug. 27, 1939. He married Barbara Hainke in 1964. She died in 1998. Surviving are children, Deb Hashaway, Erie, Johnny, Morrison, Jennifer Bons, Sterling, Brenda Desmond, East Moline; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; eight siblings, Diane, Jerry, both Wisconsin, Julie, Jacob, Ken, Robert, all Illinois, Joseph, Texas, Ronald, Washington.