Mary Jane Koons

Last Updated on September 20, 2015 by cassnetwork

koonsMary Jane Koons, 72 of Royal Center, passed away at 10:00 p.m., Thursday, September 17, 2015 at her residence.

Born February 23, 1943 in Star City, she was the daughter of the late Emron Jr. and Annabelle (Doen) Bonnell.

On August 30, 1961, she married Robert L. Koons, he survives.

She was a 1961 Star City High School graduate.

Mrs. Koons formerly worked in the office at Dye Lumber in Royal Center for 10 years and she also formerly worked at Community State Bank.

She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pulaski where she was active in the Christian Mother’s.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Koons of Royal Center, sons, Randolph L. Koons (Angela) of North Carolina and Aaron R. Koons (Lisa) of Royal Center, daughter, Sandra L. Little (Raymond) of Lebanon, brother, Clifford Bonnell (Wanda) of Winamac, sisters, Faith Poindexter (Richard) of Wolcott, Peggy Shidler (Richard) of Logansport and Cathy Farmer (Kevin) of Iowa, sister in law, Mary Lou Bonnell of Winamac, 4 grandchildren, 6 step grandchildren and 1 great grandson.

She was also preceded in death by brother, Paul A. Bonnell.

Per Mary Jane’s wishes, her services were private and burial was at Kistler Cemetery, Royal Center.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Harrison-Metzger-Rans Funeral Home & Cremation Services,  Royal Center.

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