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Bonnie Louise (Skinner) Wilt

August 22, 1935 ~ June 2, 2018 (age 82)

Bonnie Louise Wilt, 82, of LaVale, MD and formally of Grantsville, MD, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at WMHS Regional Medical Center, Cumberland, MD.

Born August 22, 1935, in Confluence, PA, she was the daughter of the late, Sylvester and Mary Edna (Ruby) Skinner. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Raymond H. Wilt; two sons, Donald Roy Wilt and David Loy “Flakey” Wilt; 12 brothers and sisters.

Bonnie was a homemaker, who enjoyed bluegrass music and traveling. She was a member of Confluence V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by three sons, Kenneth Ray Wilt, Confluence, Billie Joe Wilt, Rockwood, PA and Robert Len Wilt, Swanton, MD; four daughters, Betty Lue Tressler, Fort Hill, PA; Barbara Lee Truman, LaVale; Peggy Sue Brown, Grantsville and Ellen Kay Spiker, LaVale; a sister, Janet Metheny, West Salem, OH; 10 grandchildren, several step-grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A. 179 Miller St., Grantsville, MD, on Monday, June 4, 2018, from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. Services will be conducted in the funeral home on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Terry Collins officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Grantsville Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family for the purchase of a headstone for her son, Flakey.

Condolences may be sent to her family at

Donations may be made to:

In Care of the Family
P.O. Box 275, Grantsville MD 21536
Tel: 1-301-895-5188

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