Obituary for Bonita Campbell
Campbell, Bonita Keeney, age 77, passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Beloved mother of Shanda Cash and Heather Love; loving grandmother of Lee Cash and Alex Love. Bonita was born October 25, 1940 to the late Burna and Orpha Keeney, and was raised in Belle, MO.
Bonita was a proud alumna of the University of Missouri-Columbia. She dedicated her 37-year career to public education. Throughout her career, Bonita earned many accomplishments including, President-National Alliance of Community and Technical Colleges, President-Missouri Vocational Association, Acting Dean-Allied Health and Natural Sciences and was appointed to the State Council on Vocational Education by Governor Mel Carnahan. She was inducted into the St. Louis Community College Hospitality Studies Wall of Fame in 2016. When she retired in 2007, she was Dean of Business, Math and Technology at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park. Since retirement, she has volunteered at the Kirkwood Public Library gift shop and served three terms on the City of Kirkwood Finance Committee.
Memorial visitation Sat., Mar. 10, 2018 from 1-4 p.m. at BOPP Chapel, 10610 Manchester Rd., Kirkwood. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library Tribute Fund.