- Published: September 11, 2014
Bonnie Jean Kannapel Fulton, 89, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, formerly of Greene County, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at Riverview Village Nursing Home. She was born on July 28, 1925, in Harrison County, Indiana, the daughter of Grafton and Mary Liebert Kannapel. She was a member of St. Augustine Church in Jeffersonville, Indiana, and a former member of St. Brigid and St. Augustine Churches in Ohio. After attending Antioch College in the late 1940s, she and her husband of over 50 years, William Martin (Bill) Fulton operated their family farm in New Jasper Township, Ohio until Bill’s death in 2002. She and Bill dearly loved farming, gardening, their many pets, woodworking, collecting and restoring antiques, quilting and all kinds of craft work. She retired from farming after Bill’s death and spent her remaining years in Southern Indiana where she was born and raised. She is survived by her nieces and nephews, and several close friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her sister and brother-in-law, Marilyn Kannapel and William (Bill) Saurer. Bonnie will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Visitation will be held at Neeld Funeral Home in Xenia, Ohio from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 12, followed by prayer services and burial in Enon Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be made to the family at http://www.NeeldFuneralHome.com.