Bonnie Mae (Lent) Arnold, age 80, of Silver Bay, died at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, MN on Sunday Oct. 7, 2012.
She was born Bonnie Mae Lent in Stacy, MN, Lent Township, Chisago County, on March 25, 1932 and was the only child of Frederick Lent III and Katherine (Flo) Lent. She attended Chisago City High School and was affectionately called “Bun” by many who knew her.
Bonnie married Andrew W. Dalin out of high school and was a long time resident of Forest Lake.
She had a second marriage to Earl P. Arnold later in life and resided in Silver Bay, MN at the time of her death.
She loved her family and always felt it was her greatest blessing. Her love of the North Shore of Lake Superior, its people and the beauty of the land kept her anchored there.
Bonnie is survived by her son, William F. Dalin and his wife Katherine of Grand Marais, MN; her daughter, Linda J. Morris and her husband Wesley Morris of Schroeder, MN; her son, Timothy J. Dalin and his wife Laura of Grand Marais, MN, plus many greatly loved grandchildren, great-grandchildren and friends.
A memorial service will be held for family and friends in the spring of 2013. Family and friends are to be notified.