Martin Mortuary


Bonnie L Newton

16 February, 192812 January, 2021

Bonnie Newton passed away at home surrounded by family on January 12, 2021. Bonnie Newton, was born in Peru , Indiana to Clyde and Mary Alice (Emery) Petty on February 16,1928. She spent her childhood in Macy, Indiana, where she also attended school. She married (Newt) Forest Newton on January 4,1944 in Peru, Indiana. She always said he was her hero, and together they had three children; Cindra Langdon , Shauna Copley and Mathew Scott Newton. Forrest passed in 2000. Forrest and Bonnie moved to Grand Junction, Colorado in 1972 and became active members at CCC in 1976. Bonnie worked as an instructional aide at Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary for many years and retired in 1998. Bonnie had a love for helping others and spent her time volunteering within the church, making cards for those without immediate family , and much more. Helping others was always a passion for Bonnie, regardless of if they were family or not. She was known for her cooking skills, love for gardening and writing poetry. People were her passion and visiting or praying over others made her day. Bonnie is survived by children Cindra ( Gordon ) Langdon of Pueblo, Colorado; Shauna (Larry) Copley of Grand Junction, Colorado; Matthew (Jody) Newton of Grand Junction, Colorado. She had 8 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Services will be held at Clifton Christian Church on January 29, 2021 at 11:00 am .


  • Memorial Service

    Friday, 29 January , 2021


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Arletta Paddock

17 January 2021

We have so many memories of Bonnie and her family since they came to Colorado. Their family became our family and we celebrated many events together. Our hearts may be empty right now but we rejoice she is at peace and living with her Lord and Saviour. God bless her loving children and grandchildren and may they share all their memories with each other and remember all the good times.