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Grace Bonistall

Grace C. Bonistall

Saturday, July 31st, 1926 - Monday, July 15th, 2019
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Obituary

Grace C. Bonistall, 92, of West Harrison, NY, passed away July 15, 2019. Grace was born July 31, 1926 in Pittsburgh, PA to Albinus and Aurelia (nee Lascheid) Freund. For twenty years she worked as an engineering office manager for the Nestle Company in Purchase, NY, and a company store manager. Grace was a parishioner of St. Anthony of Padua Church in West Harrison, where she was a member of the Ave Maria Guild, the St. Anthony’s Choir, and the parish council.

On July 1, 1950 Grace married her husband, the late Clifford A. Bonistall at St. Basil Church in Pittsburgh, PA.

Grace is survived by seven children; Carol (Paul) Harrington, Clifford (Elyse) Bonistall, David (Gail) Bonistall, Mark (Kathleen) Bonistall, Alan (Joann) Bonistall, Melissa (Paul) Morini and Susan (Tom) Vatalaro. Grace is also survived by her twenty-one grandchildren; Megan (Michael) Schuler, Kathryn (Michael) Casciano, Molly (Corey) Evans, Kristen (Ian) Link, Tara (Zach) Noland, Emily (Ryan) Postel, Beth (Nicholas) Romer, Amy (Sal) Longo, Steven Bonistall, Alan (Jackie) Bonistall Jr., Brandon Bonistall, Sara Morini, Olivia Morini, Julia Morini, Laura Morini, Liz Cowan, Abigail Cowan, Rachael (Willy) Haas, Thom (Mareena) Vatalaro, Jourdan (Jessie) Hinman, and Morgan Vatalaro, as well as her nineteen great-grandchildren; Tim, Tessa, Mia, Cara, Owen, Chloe, Reese, Luke, Ellie, Norah, Sawyer, Lincoln, Isabelle, Emmie, Ava, A.J. Jr., Sam, Harrison and Cecilia.
Besides her husband, Clifford, Grace is predeceased by her three siblings; Vincent Freund, Albin Freund and Mary Alice Furman, her son, John Bonistall, and her granddaughter, Lindsey Bonistall.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Grace’s name to either PEACE OUTside Campus – The Lindsey M. Bonistall Foundation, or St. Anthony of Padua Church.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    McMahon, Lyon & Hartnett Funeral Home Inc.
    Address
    491 Mamaroneck Ave.
    White Plains, New York 10605
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Grace’s name to either PEACE OUTside Campus – The Lindsey M. Bonistall Foundation, or St. Anthony of Padua Church.
  • Second Visitation

    Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    McMahon, Lyon & Hartnett Funeral Home Inc.
    Address
    491 Mamaroneck Ave.
    White Plains, New York 10605
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Grace’s name to either PEACE OUTside Campus – The Lindsey M. Bonistall Foundation, or St. Anthony of Padua Church.
  • Service

    Thursday, July 18th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Thursday, July 18th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Anthony of Padua Church
    Address
    85 Harrison Street
    W. Harrison, NY 10604
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Grace’s name to either PEACE OUTside Campus – The Lindsey M. Bonistall Foundation, or St. Anthony of Padua Church.
  • Interment

    Thursday, July 18th, 2019 |
    When
    Thursday, July 18th, 2019
    Location
    Gate of Heaven Cemetery
    Address
    10 W. Stevens Ave
    HAWTHORNE, NY 10532
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Ida Wright

Posted at 11:12pm
I remembered Grace from the days of Nestles. My sincere sympathy goes out to her entire family and friends. May she Rest In Peace.
MJ

Maureen King Jones

Posted at 12:33pm
To the entire Bonistall family please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. I was unaware of her passing. Grace was the sweetest person. May she Rest In Peace and may all your memories be beautiful. The Parkway Knoll neighbors must be having a huge bridge party now. Bless them all
TM

The EHS Department (OH, KY, AL, PA, Mexico)

Posted at 03:57pm
To Dave and the entire Bonistall Family. We are thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. We hope the planting of this tree will keep your mother's spirit alive.
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A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Grace Bonistall
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Oscar Flores

Posted at 03:39pm
My deepest condolence to Allan, Brendan and entire family. May god guide all of you during this difficult time.
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Ralph&Karen Sozio

Posted at 08:33am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May she Rest In Peace. Love Ralph & Karen Sozio
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