THOMSON, Bonnie passed away peacefully at the Golden Hospital at the age of 63 with her family at her side. She was born in Buffalo, NY on May 17, 1953 and spent her early years in Eastern Canada, moving to Golden in the mid 70’s.
Bonnie created her treasured home on Campbell Road with the love of her life, Dave, in the late 70’s. She spent many years working in Silvaculture, deep in the forests surrounding Golden. She had a great love of the outdoors which was displayed both in her working life and her private life spent camping, hiking, sailing, kayaking and skiing with her family and many, many dear friends. Anyone that spent any time with Bonnie will remember her wicked sense of humor. She lived her life with an indomitable spirit displaying strength and courage with any adversity that came her way. To her family and friends she was incredibly inspiring with her positive approach to life.
Bonnie joins her sister Heather, her brother Bobby and her parents Molly and Harold. Remembering her with love will be her husband Dave and her sons Dustin and Kobi as well as her sister Lee , sister-in-law Mary Lynn , and many nieces and nephews. She will continue to inspire the many friends that she has touched along the way and they will remember her with love.
A Celebration of Bonnie’s life will be held at the Eco Ranch, 872 McBeath Rd, Nicholson (approx 5 km south of Golden). In lieu of flowers you are welcome to make a contribution in Bonnie’s memory to East Kootenay Foundation for Health/Golden (please specify Golden Hospital) or the Golden Food Bank or a charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be sent through Bonnie’s obituary at www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com
Arrangements were in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden, BC.