GOWRIE - Bonnie Stubbs 79, passed away Friday, August 17, 2012 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 21, at the United Methodist Church, Gowrie, with Pastor Jane Shepherd officiating. Burial will be at Gowrie Township Cemetery. Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Monday at the Palmer Funeral Home, Gowrie. Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.
Bonnie is survived by her children, Pam (Tony) Brundage of Lehigh, Jim (Ricki) Stubbs of Clare, and Barb (Greg) Palas of Story City; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband James D. Stubbs; her parents, Emil and Mabel (Grandy) Peterson; sisters, Beverly Nelson and Phyllis Anne Rosa; and brothers, Marvin and Franklyn Peterson.
Bonnie Lee Peterson was born September 19, 1932 at Lohrville, Iowa and graduated from Lohrville High School. Bonnie was employed at the Lohrville Savings Bank. On August 6, 1955 she was united in marriage to James D. Stubbs at Lohrville. The couple established their home in the Gowrie and Callender area. Jim passed away on November 24, 2011. Bonnie was a member of the United Methodist Church, and the Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed reading, the Perry Mason Show, canning, and her grandchildren.