Bonita E. Sarver, 90, of Worcester, passed away peacefully, January 29th at Southbridge Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. She is survived by her niece, Linda K. Boutillette and her husband, David of Spencer; her great nieces Lori LaFlower and her husband, Mike of Spencer, Angela Almendarez and her husband, Carlos of Fitzgerald, GA; three great-great nieces, Linda Gunderman and her husband, Shiloh, Vanessa Bastardo and Anneliese Almendarez. She was predeceased by her sister Arlene Gregory and her nephew Gordon Gregory.
She was born in Morgantown, WV the daughter of Earl and Mary (Kinsley) Sarver. Bonita attended the University of West Virginia where she studied music. She had been a long time employee at Clark Manor Nursing Home and retired from there. She loved her family and friends, animals and music. The family extends their heartfelt thanks to the staff of Southbridge Rehab, especially Elizabeth for her extraordinary care that she provided; as well as the staff of Hospice of Western and Central MA, particularly Sarah, RN, Mary the Chaplin for their care and support.
Her funeral is Thursday, February 1st, with her funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church, 555 Pleasant Street. Burial will follow in Worcester County Memorial Park. O'CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue is assisting the family with arrangements. Please make memorial donation to, the Second Chance Animal Shelter, 372 N. Main Street, North Brookfield, MA 01535 or the Worcester Animal Rescue League, 139 Holden Street, Worcester, MA 01606.