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John "Sonny" H. Boni

March 24, 1941 June 15, 2018
John "Sonny" H. Boni
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John “Sonny” H. Boni, 77, of Steubenville, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018 at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh. Born March 24, 1941 in Steubenville, he was a son of the late John and Linnie (Owens) Boni. He was also preceded in death by his wife Bonita “Bonnie” Boni; long term companion Sheila Ziarko and brother Mario Boni.

Sonny retired from Wheeling-Pitt Steel where he worked on the production line in the coal strip for 44 years.

He is survived by his son John (Melissa Thompson) Boni of Steubenville; daughters Tracie (Bill) Irwin of South Carolina and Shanta (Brian) Rohr of Columbus, OH; grandchildren Izel, Mackenzie, Delia, Madison, Amber, Andrea, Katie, Noah, Megan and Morgan; brothers Sam Boni of Steubenville and Howard Boni of Arizona and sisters Kitty Lenko of Hopedale, PA, Toni Armentrout of Scio, OH and Margie Dughi of Toledo, OH.

Per Sonny’s request there will be no visitation. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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