Jennie Bono

Ms. Jennie Bono


N. Baldwin – Frankfort – Ms. Jennie Bono, 89, of N. Baldwin, NY formerly of Frankfort passed away Monday, August 30, 2021 in Mount Sinai South, Nassau with her family by her side.


She was born in Frankfort, New York on December 16, 1931, the daughter of  the late Charles and Rose Cappellino Bono. She attended Frankfort schools and graduated from Frankfort Schuyler High School with the class of 1948. She later attended Albany State Teachers College and received her Bachelor’s Degree in 1952 and her Master’s Degree in Education in 1953. Jennie was a French and Math Teacher for West Islip School System, West Islip, NY for many years. She was a communicant of Holy Redeemer Church, Freeport, L.I. and a volunteer at the NYC Library.


Jennie is survived by her nieces and nephews, Rosalie Spina, Santo Bono, Richard Bono, Robert Bono, Lisa Marie Tompkins, Sandra Bono, Gary Bono, Jack Bono and Joel Bynum; her Godchildren, Celia Thompson and Ann Blanchard and several great nieces, great nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her five brothers and three sisters in law, John J. Bono Esq., Sandy and Florence Bono, Salvatore Bono, Peter and Ann Bono, Carl and Elnora Bono and one sister, Mary Bynum Smith.

Her funeral will be held Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 10:15AM from the V. J.  Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc. 203 Second Ave., Frankfort and at 11:00AM in Sts. Anthony & Joseph Church, S. Main St. Herkimer where the Reading of the Word will be celebrated by Deacon James Bower. Interment will be in Mt Olivet Cemetery. Calling hours will be Saturday, September 11 from 9:00 AM - 10:15AM at the V. J.  Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc. 203 Second Ave., Frankfort.


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