Norma Gallinger Bonadonna, 93, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of S. Stephen Bonadonna entered into eternal rest Tuesday, February 6, 2024. A small private memorial service and interment at Beaufort National Cemetery will be held at a later date. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.
Norma was born June 4, 1930 in Leeds, North Dakota, daughter of Robert Bruce Gallinger and Wilma Long Gallinger. She was a Nurse Educator. Norma was a graduate of Adelphi University and Columbia Teachers College. Norma was a member of the Air Force Nurses Corps during Korea, a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Nurses Honor Society, and past president of the Alpha Omega Chapter, Adelphi University, and Charter Member of Women in Military Service to America.
Norma is survived by her two daughters: Jeanne aka Ramita Bonadonna and Lisa Evert; two sons: Stephen Bonadonna and James Bonadonna; brother, Boyd Gallinger; and granddaughter, Carly Pendley.
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