In Loving Memory…

Bonnie J. Siegel

Bonnie Jean Siegel, 83, of Clifton City, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020 at her home.

Born September 3, 1936 in Clear Creek, she was the youngest of four children of Edward and Frances (Larm) Knedgen.

Bonnie was a 1954 graduate of Pilot Grove High School.

On February 27, 1957 in Clear Creek, she was united in marriage to Harold Lloyd “Pete” Siegel. This union was blessed with five sons.

Bonnie’s life was dedicated to making a home for her husband and children, supporting Pete and the boys as they farmed. Later in life, her life was all about taking care of her grandchildren. She especially loved watching their ballgames.

Bonnie was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Clifton City, where she served on the Altar Society.

For many years, she and Rosie Lorenz had a cleaning service. Bonnie’s favorite hobby was rummage sales. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many.

Surviving are her husband of 63 years, Harold “Pete” Siegel, of the home; four sons, Mike Siegel, Kip Siegel, Tim Siegel (Virginia), and Stephen (Greta), all of Clifton City; thirteen grandchildren, Zach, Nicole, Amanda, Chris, Andrea, Alex, Aaron, Nick, Kaiti, Dusty, Kristyn, Jordyn and Ryan; twenty-one great-grandchildren; and a brother, Darrell Knedgen (Margie).

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Gregory Siegel; a sister, Dorine Mazor; and a brother, Vernon Knedgen.

Prayers of the Rosary will begin at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2020 with visitation to follow until 7:00 p.m. at Heckart Funeral Home in Sedalia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 3, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Clifton City, with Father Phil Kane officiating.

Honorary bearers will be her grandsons.

Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Clifton City.

Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or CASA, in care of the funeral home.


24 Responses

  1. So very sorry for your loss. Bonnie was a very dear person, she always had a smile for everyone. May God grant her eternal rest.

  2. So sorry for your loss. Mike you and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this time.

  3. So sorry for your loss. Bonnie was a beautiful woman, inside and out. My deepest sympathy.

  4. We are so sorry for your loss, the world has lost a very special lady. Our thoughts, prayers, memories and hugs go to each one of you boys. I remember those days when we were all boys and I will never forget your beautiful mother.

  5. Your mother was such a sweet lady that always had a smile to share when I saw her. Peace and comfort to her family and many friends.

  6. So sorry to hear of Bonnies passing. Our sympathy to all the family. Prayers n blessings

  7. Dear Siegel Family,

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Bonnie. She was a strong woman, wonderful wife, and amazing mother to five outstanding sons. She was very proud of each one of her sons, you could read it in her eyes. Her strength in God was apparent and I know she will be missed by all. I feel assured she will be watching over each of you during this difficult time and the days to come.


    Teri Green Moore

  8. I am so so sorry for all the families loss.. She was a wonderful and Loving woman.. She Will be ever missed. Prayers for all the family.

  9. So sorry for your loss, sending prayers for strength & comfort at this time.

  10. Leo and Barbara Twenter
    So sorry for your loss. Bonnie was a beautiful person. Pete thinking of you also and those sons of yours.
    Take Care

  11. Siegel Family
    So sorry for your loss.Bonnie was a very fine person,always smiling and wishing everyone well.I was honored to have known her for many years.May the strength and comfort of our Lord bring you peace now and in the coming days.Thinking of you all and sending prayers.
    Liz Closser

  12. Bonnie was a sweet, kind, beautiful woman. It was a blessing to know her. To see the sparkle in her eyes and smile on her face when she was around her family (especially the grand babies) and friends is an image to cherish. Our hearts and prayers go out to all those that loved her
    Larry and Kelly Brown

  13. Bonnie always had a smile for us. When she spoke to you, she really spoke “to you.” She didn’t get distracted by other things, but focused on what you were saying. God be with you and yours.

  14. Siegel Family,
    I am deeply sorry for your loss. Bonnie was such a kind person, and I always remember seeing her with a smile on her face. I’ll never forget stopping by to trick or treat each Halloween and playing dress up in the basement with the grandkids. You will all be in my prayers.
    Olivia (Aggeler) Apsher

  15. Pete, and sons, sympathy to you all. I remember all of the times you two helped me with Eddie, you both were so kind. Sorry for your loss. Bonnie will be missed so much at church and every where else. Love and prayers.
    Helen Seifert

  16. Pete, Mike, Kip, Tim and Stephen,
    Bonnie was always a woman I admired—kind, generous in spirit and eternally smiling. I am sure your great memories of her will help you thru this painful time. Randy and I will keep you in our thoughts and prayers, praying God will give you peace in your hearts and souls. Pam (Stone) Otto

  17. So very sorry to hear this. Bonnie was a wonderful neighbor in our community. I grew up around her and love her family. She was always upbeat and vibrant, very positive lady. She will be missed.
    Prayers to all of the family.

  18. I was so sorry to hear of Bonnie’s death. I enjoyed the times we had coffee together. She was a very sweet lady.

  19. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Bonnie was always a sweet, kind lady. Keep your memories close. She will always be with you.

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