Details for Bonnie J. Drost

September 5, 1938 - January 1, 2018

Florida -- Bonnie Jean (Knutson) Drost has been reunited with her husband, James R. Drost, in the presence of our Lord on January 1, 2018, celebrating God’s glory with her son, Jeffery; father, Reuben; stepmother, Mary; mother, Dorothy; brother, Carl; and friend, Kay Shappee. She was born on September, 5 1938 in Marinette, WI. Bonnie loved spending time with her family, especially her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Her favorite pastime was to watch her favorite sports teams, soap operas, game shows, and murder mysteries. Bonnie was an avid Green Bay Packer, Pittsburgh Penguins, and NASCAR fan.

Survivors include her children: James (Margaret) Drost of Cape Coral, FL, Kathleen (Ken) Lowman of Monterey, CA, Christine (Jim) Gross, and Timothy Drost, both of Janesville, WI; grandchildren: Joshua and Christy Brown, Jennifer Drost, Lisa Iceman, Jaime and Jordan Bishopp, Kelsey and Justin Bales, Jimmy and Kristen Drost, James Gross, Molly and Zach Higdon, Kaeliegh and Alexzander Lowman; great-grandchildren: Audrey, Elena and David Brown, Zoey Bishopp, Paxon, Brooks, and Rollins Bales, Jaylen Higdon, and Alden Drost; brother, Reuben (Sharon) Knutson of Beloit, WI; sister, Johanna Grunwell of Manistique, MI; and nieces: Joyce Knutson, Debbie Engelhart, and Beverly Miller; and nephew, Walter Grunwell Jr.

A service of remembrance for Bonnie will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Rd, Beloit, WI, with Deacon Jim Davis officiating. Inurnment will be held at East Lawn Cemetery. A memorial will be established in her name at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

The family would like to extend their heart-felt gratitude to the Pulmonary Rehab Team at Lee Memorial Hospital in Ft. Myers, FL, especially Nayda, Kathi, Donna, and Joe; Mom loved you all.