Scott Steven Bonitz
Scott Steven Bonitz, age 47, died unexpectedly on July 23, 2015 at his residence in Merrill, WI. Scott was born on May 7, 1968 to Gary and Cynthia (Yonker) Bonitz in Edgar, WI. Scott attended and graduated from DC Everest High School in Schofield, WI. After high school, he enlisted in the United States Army.
Scott worked most of his adult life as a carpenter, known to be able to build anything and was a “Jack of all Trades”. His family was always impressed by his ability to craft something unique out of ordinary materials, whether it was building or cooking, Scott was an amazing cook. He loved being outdoors, whether it was just being in the woods or on the lake fishing. The relationship that Scott has developed with the Lord was very important to him. His children were also very important to him.
Scott is survived by his 3 daughters: Stephanie Leopold of Rothschild, Sonya Bonitz of Merrill and Sabrina Bonitz of Wausau; his mother, Cynthia Bonitz of Stevens Point; 6 grandchildren, Peyton, Chloe, Jonathan, Bella, Joslyn and Amari; his sisters, Betty (Dave) Boren of Washington, Virginia Anderson of Amberg, Tammy (Mark) Welch of Merrill, Tawny (Randy) Anderson of Merrill; Rainy Day of New York and Mindy (Chris) Cooper of Stevens Point; his Brother, Niron Bonitz of Neenah; Ex-wife, Sharon Glatczak of Merrill; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Gary Bonitz.
A Memorial Service for Scott will be held on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 7pm at Waid Funeral Home in Merrill, WI. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 31, 2015 from 6pm – 8pm, also at Waid Funeral Home. Pastor Christopher Cooper will officiate. Waid Funeral Home of Merrill is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.waidfuneral.com.