Bonnie L. Derenne, 61, Duvall passed away Wednesday evening April 17, 2013 with her family by her side following a courageous battle with cancer. God said to Bonnie "take my hand and you will be free from all pain and I will lead you home to be with me and your family to live with them in Heaven, in eternal peace forever." She was born in Algoma on August 18, 1951 to the late Elvin and Arabella (Vandermeuse) Bader. On September 11, 1971 Bonnie married James V. Derenne at St. Peter Church, Lincoln. She enjoyed camping, working with plastic canvas and listening to Daniel O'Donnell music as well as old time Rock and Roll. She will be sadly missed by her husband, family and friends.
Survivors include her husband of 41 years, James, and their children, Jeremy (Julie) Derenne, Casco, Jessica (Chris) Gruetzmacher, Luxemburg, one grandson, Caleb Derenne, three brothers, Peter (Sharon) Bader, Algoma, Donald (Mary Ann) Bader, Brussels, Dale (Karen) Bader, Duvall, three sisters-in-law and six brothers-in-law, Linda (Larry) Shefchik, Green Bay, Patsy (Jim) Franklin, Sturgeon Bay, Shirley Bader, Algoma, Alan Derenne, Godfrey, IL, Frank (Nicki) Derenne, Cedarburg, Richard (Greathen) Derenne, Portage, Mi., her stepmother-in-law, Raquel Derenne, Portage, Mi. many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents, Elvin and Arabella Bader, two brothers, Mark Bader, Larry Bader, her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Edward and Leona Derenne, four sisters-in-law, Judy Derenne, Diane Bader, Janet Bader, Karen Derenne, two nephews, Dennis Bader, Tim Bader and many aunts and uncles.
Friends may call at McMAHON FUNERAL HOME, LUXEMBURG, 3:00 to 7:00 pm Friday, April 19, 2013. Closing parish prayer service with Pat Ratajczak, Pastoral Leader at 7:00 pm, Friday. Visitation will continue between 9:30 and 10:15 am, Saturday, April 20, 2013 at St. Louis Church, Dyckesville. Funeral 10:30 am, Saturday at the church with Rev. John Van Deuren officiating. Entombment in the Shrine of The Good Shepherd Mausoleum, Green Bay.
James and Family wish to thank Father Van Deuren, Pat Ratajczak, the Doctors, Nurses and Staff of Green Bay Oncology and Unity Hospice for all the kindness and loving care given to Bonnie