Obituaries

Bonnie L. Overdorf

June 9, 1949 - June 17, 2020

Bonnie L. Overdorf passed away at home on June 17, 2020 in St. Charles with her husband by her side. She was born on June 9, 1949 in Blue Island to Gordon and Dorothy (nee Robinson) Anderson. She was married to the love of her life, Robert W. Overdorf on July 10, 1971 in Glen Ellyn.

Bonnie will be remembered for being the most loving wife imaginable. She was always a loving friend to many, who accepted everyone with a giant and contagious smile. She was an enthusiastic gardener and always took gentle care of the flowers and plants. She was an excellent cook, who delighted being the hostess that provided wonderful treats on a beautiful and elegant table. 

Bonnie leaves behind her husband Robert, her brother in law Todd (Cyndi) Overdorf, and her nieces and nephews: Savannah, Greg, and Lauren. She also leaves behind many loving friends, of which are too numerous to list.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Heart Association: https://www2.heart.org/site/SPageNavigator/donatenow_heart.html?s_src=20U2W1UEMG&s_subsrc=top_nav_button

A memorial visitation will be held June 20, 2020 from 2-4 PM at Moss Family Funeral Home – St. Charles 100 S. 3rd Street St. Charles 630-584-2000 or www.mossfuneral.com

Guest Book

  • Elizabeth Carson Dear Rob, I am so sorry for your loss. Bonnie was filled with Sunshine. Always smiling and happy to see me when I came in for an appointment. I'd always stay and chat for a while after my appointment catching up on everything that was going on. It was always fun to hear her stories and what you guys had been up to. Missing you both since retirement. Glad you were able to enjoy life together only wish it could have been longer. My sincere condolences and may she rest in peace. What a lovely woman she was. Take care Liz
  • Gary and Cheryl Krueger Cheryl and I were so saddened to hear of Bonnie’s passing. Whether it was at a dental event, or simply seeing one another at a restaurant, we were always welcomed by Bonnie’s contagious smile and her warm and friendly manner. She was truly a lovely person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Robb.
  • Gary Cordes Rob, sending our deepest sympathy to you and remembering Bonnie. We have such wonderful memories of our time together in Montruex--beautiful music and wonderful friends. Our prayers! Pat and Gary Cordes
  • Hoyt and Eileen Sexton Sweet, kind, caring, generous, intelligent. All of these characteristics were Bonnie. She was loved by many, and gone way too soon.
  • Dr. & Mrs. Ricardo Gonzalez Where lives pass, memories carry on forever. Please accept our warmest condolences. We are deeply sorry for your loss.
  • Margaret Schmidt and John Luther News of Bonnie's passing was overwhelming and shocking for me. Life seems to have unexpected twists and turns you just can't quite prepare for. Bonnie holds a very special place in my heart and my memories of her will remain with me forever. Bonnie always loved me unconditionally and listened to whatever I had to say without judgement. She was an honest, strong woman that I trusted and could rely on. John and I send our love to you and hope to see you soon. Know that we are both here for you during this time of great sadness.
  • Kathy and Tom Schmidt It is difficult to express our heartfelt grief at Bonnie’s passing. She was a very special friend who was able to express her joy and love in every aspect of her life. A giving heart...her love was freely shared without boundaries or limitations. Over many years we have shared experiences and challenges as well as enjoyed her many talents of style and grace. The memory of our friendship will remain a wonderful gift that we will treasure. Robb, you have our deepest sympathy and we hope that the love of family and friends will bring you comfort.
  • Kristi Honert My sincere condolences to you, Robb. I will always remember Bonnie smiling and welcoming mewhen coming to see you in the dental office. Genuine care and conversation. Truly a beautiful person. Sending you prayers, love and light for comfort and peace.
  • Lou and Jan Kepner Chatroop Bonnie! - Such a wonderful person that we had the privilege to know! How we will miss her infectious laugh, gorgeous smile, twinkling eyes, positive life outlook, keen sense of humor and wise counsel. Memories of her will always warm our hearts. Sincerest sympathy, Robb, and to all whose lives she touched now saddened by this loss.
  • Ron and Kathy Modell One only needs to look in the sky tonight and for sure find a new star just a bit brighter than all the rest. Every moment spent with her was sheer delight. Bonnie was the happiest, most cheerful person we've ever met. Being with her was pure joy! We will miss her!
  • Clif & Cathy Smiley Bonnie was truly a wonderful person and Robb and Bonnie were such a good couple and so well matched. While we haven't seen each other in a while, this loss is genuinely felt by us. Our hearts and prayers go out to all affected by this.