Bonnie King – Obit

Bonnie Gail King, 68, died on Sunday, July 5, 2020, peacefully in her home.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Red Lake Falls, with Father Bob Schreiner officiating. Visitation will be held 3-6 PM on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with a prayer service beginning at 5:00 PM.  Burial will be held at St Joseph’s Cemetery, Red Lake Falls, MN following the Mass.

Bonnie was born on September 16, 1951 to Lawrence and Marguerite (Morin) King of Argyle MN. She was baptized and confirmed into the Catholic faith at St. Rose de Lima Church in Argyle, MN. The family moved to Red Lake Falls, MN when she was 8 years old. She attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Elementary School and graduated from Lafayette High School in 1970.

On Sept 19th, 1970 Bonnie married Richard Knott. They resided in the area with their four living children. Bonnie graduated from Thief River Falls Technical College with a degree in nursing in 1991. She worked as a nurse for many years, mostly in long-term care and for Hospice of the Red River Valley.

Bonnie is survived by her daughter, Amy (Randy) Trudell of Warren MN and 3 sons Andy (Lacy) Knott of Red Lake Falls MN, Aric Knott of Thief River Falls, and Alex Knott of Moorhead MN. She is also survived by her 3 brothers Jerry (Julie) King of White Bear Lake MN. Tom (Carol) King of Warroad MN, and Scott (Shirley) King of Moorhead MN and her sister Mary Jo (Terry) Schmitz of Red Lake Falls MN. Her Grandchildren are Casey, Abbie, Cassidy, Jenica, Conner, Gretta, Emma, Coby, Braxton, Frankie, Zoey, Easton, and Hudson. She has one great-grandson, Jabbar.

Bonnie is preceded in death by her parents, 2 infant daughters Mary and Abbie, a brother Wayne King, a sister Nancy Zaretsky, and 2 nephews Simon Schmitz and Brian King.

Cards may be sent to Alex Knott 2400 36th St S #109 Moorhead MN 56560.

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