Bonnie Ruth Greene, age 97, passed away July 25, 2021, in Burlington, Washington. She was born June 19, 1924, in Logan, Iowa to Albert and Ruth (Peterson) Ellerbeck. Born in Iowa, Bonnie moved with her family to Washington as a teen and graduated from Anacortes High. In 1946, she married Charles Byham and moved to Sedro-Woolley where she lived for many years and raised her family. Widowed in 1990, Bonnie married Leon Greene in 1999. She and Leon were very happily married until his death in 2014. Bonnie continued to live in Sedro-Woolley until her move to Burlington in 2017.
Bonnie is survived by her children, Jane Bechtloff of Mountlake Terrace, WA, James and his wife, Charlene Byham of Santee, California, and Richard and his wife, Karlyn Byham of Seattle, WA; grandchildren, Robert Bechtloff, Jr., Ryan Bechtloff, McKenzie Pang and Wesley Parker; great grandchildren, Paul, Luke, Archer and Graham Bechtloff and soon to be Jackson Parker.
A Graveside Inurnment will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Union Cemetery, Sedro-Woolley, WA, Pastor Drew Frisbie presiding. Please share your memories of Bonnie and sign the online guest register.