Chester J. “Chet” Bonham

May 21, 1946 - September 5, 2017

Age 71, of Warsaw, passed away on September 5, 2017 at Auburn Memorial Hospital in Auburn, NY.

He was born May 21, 1946 in Johnson City, NY son of the late Chester L. and Belle Jessie Tinsley Bonham. Chet owned and operated Chet’s Auto Repair in Warsaw for twenty-two years. He was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed woodworking, reading and camping.

Chet was predeceased by his wife, Sally Bonham in 2003, his son, John Scott Bonham and close friend, Delores Liese.

Surviving are his sons, Derrick L. Bonham of Moravia, NY, Charles (Julie) Bonham of Warsaw; six grandchildren and his brothers.

Friends may call Saturday, September 16 from 2 – 4 PM at Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw where Chet’s memorial service will be held immediately following visitation at 4 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 101 John J. Audubon Pkwy., Amherst, NY 14228-1198.

Important Dates

September 16, 2017 : Calling hours for Chester J. “Chet” Bonham - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

September 16, 2017 : Memorial service for Chester J. “Chet” Bonham - 4:00 PM

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Sep 19.17 from Sharon Keaton:
Thoughts and Prayers to Chet's family...Will certainly miss him...Rest in Paradise our friend...

Sep 11.17 from lucinda bonham:
Sorry I can't be there for you Rick and Chuck I will miss your Dad. Uncle Neal and I made a lot of memories with your Mom & Dad. Now they are together again. Glad I got to see him one last time.