Longtime Juneau resident Bonita "Bonnie" Gail McEwen, 61, died April 19, 2004, in Juneau.
She was born March 9, 1943, in California to Paul and Helen Emil.
Her family said she loved quilting, spending time with her dogs and working with gardening and landscaping.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her brother, Wally Emil; daughters, Collette Bergerson, Annette Johnson, Lindy Burkhart and Cindy McEwen; sons, Brent McEwen, Greg McEwen and Steve McEwen; three sons-in-law and two daughters-in-law; 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 23, at the Valley Chapel (Back Loop) with a reception immediately following at 4461 Albatross (off of Taku Boulevard).