Bonnie L. Washburn, 80, of Sandusky died unexpectedly Saturday morning, Oct. 11, 2008, at her residence.
She was born July 10, 1928, in Sandusky and was a graduate of Berlin Heights High School. Bonnie was employed for many years at the former Providence Hospital, Sandusky.
She is survived by one daughter, Rebecca (Ken) Smolana of McGregor, Texas; two sons, Richard (Marie) Washburn of Frederick, Md., and Bruce Washburn of Dayton, Ohio; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; her mother, Gertrude Nottke of Sandusky; one sister, Judy (Richard) Sisson of Sandusky; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father, Alfred A. Nottke, and one brother, Dale Nottke.
Services will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Northwest Ohio Service Area, 3178 Republic Blvd. North, Toledo, OH 43615.
Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is in charge of arrangements.