Bonita A. St. John
Bonita A. St. John, 72, of the Bucks Corners Road, Cadyville, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh, with her loving family by her side.
She was born in Plattsburgh, April 9, 1946, the daughter of Donald D. and Evelyn (Fournia) Miner. She grew up in Redford and graduated from Saranac Central in 1964 and later graduated from cosmetology school in Plattsburgh.
Bonita worked at the Clinton County Board of Elections for many years.
She enjoyed visiting the casino, golfing, and playing games, but above all she loved time with her family especially her grandchildren.
Left to cherish the memory of Bonita are, her husband of 49 years, John St. John of Cadyville, whom she married Sept. 27, 1969, at Church of the Assumption; one daughter, Nicole Clark of East Montpelier; two grandchildren, Arabella and Chase; siblings, Jane (Chuck) Barton of Redford, and Ron (Annette) Miner of Redford; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by one grandson, Mackenzie Clark.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Church of the Assumption in Redford with Rev. John M. "Mickey" Demo, parish priest, celebrating. Burial will be in the spring in the parish cemetery.
Donations in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru, 643-9055. To offer an online condolence, share a symbolic gesture, or share a photo in memory of Bonita St. John please visit
Published on January 28, 2019


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