Obituaries: Bonnie Lou Morrow

OTTUMWA – Bonnie Lou Morrow, 72, of Ottumwa died at 2:12 p.m. September 11, 2020 at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center.

She was born June 4, 1948 in Ottumwa to Rex and Maxine Pilcher Grimes.  She married Richard Morrow and they later divorced.

A graduate of Ottumwa High School, Bonnie had worked at Lowenberg Bakery, Goodwill and in home health care.

She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, word search and playing on her tablet.

Surviving are two sons, Darin Morrow and his fiance’, Holly Kibbee of Rose Hill and Eric Morrow and his partner, Sheryl Lemke of Ottumwa; five grandchildren, Cory and Cari Morrow, Jayden Garmoe, Jestr’a and Darmei Kibbe; a sister, Christine Hoover; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, twin sister Connie Toopes and Susie Deitch; five brothers, Robert Sr., Bill, Phil, George and Joe Grimes.

Limited open visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home.  Cremation will follow the visitation.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.