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Bonita "Bonnie" Rose (Yaniello) Poarch

November 1, 1948 ~ May 27, 2022 (age 73)


Bonita Rose “Bonnie” Poarch, 73, of Athens, PA passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 at Robert Packer Hospital.

She was born on November 1, 1948 in Sayre, PA to the late John and Eloise Randolph Yaniello.

Bonnie loved to cook and shop, she also enjoyed playing online games.

She is predeceased by her loving, long time companion, Frank Brockway, her sisters, Wendy Yaniello and Elaine Bergman and brother, Bill Irish.

She is survived by her children, Robert Chance (Stephanie Michelle Holland) Poarch, David Holland, Clay Veneklasen, and Lisa (Ashmore Parrish) Meszaros; grandchildren, Shelby Poarch, with whom she had a close relationship with, Stormy (Brayden) Davis, Chance Bailey Poarch, Ambria Holland and Makalya Burch; great-grandchildren, Ava Poarch and Faye Poarch; sister, Sue (Tina Orzino) Yaniello; also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

A celebration of Bonnie’s life will be held Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 6:00 PM  at Round Top Park, Athens Twp., PA.

The family is being assisted by Lowery-Urban Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Athens, PA.


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Celebration of Life
June 1, 2022

6:00 PM
2555 Round Top Road
Athens, Pennsylvania 18810

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