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David Arlen Bonham

December 30, 1972 ~ March 6, 2018 (age 45)
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DAVID ARLEN BONHAM, age 45, of Washington CH, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 9:15 p.m. at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

He was born on December 30, 1972 in Fayette County to Donald Arlen and Letty Grooms Bonham. He was a 1991 graduate of Miami Trace High School. David was currently employed at Mars Petcare in Washington CH. David was an active member of the Fayette County Shepherds Club; he had also served as a senior superintendant for the Fayette County Fair. He enjoyed raising his lambs and other livestock, fair season, and most importantly, being with his family and friends.

David was preceded in death by his father, Donald Bonham; grandparents, Joe and Mary Bonham, and George and Ethel Grooms; and uncles, Jeff Grooms, Danny Grooms, George Grooms, and Bob Bonham.

Survivors include his mother, Letty Bonham, his brother Tony (Breeanna Donovan) Bonham; aunts and uncles, Carolyn (Larry) Leach, Carol (David) Brown, Roxanne Shade, and Jerry (Linda) Grooms; nieces and nephews, Kim, Danny, Jake, Cathy, Alecia, CJ, Keri, Kiera, Keira, Kylee, Cole, Heather, Justin, Dalton, Aaron, Riley, Glen, Amber, Hailey, Hunter, Holden, Heath, Cliff, Nick, Vincent, Chad, and Brett. Also surviving are several cousins and a host of friends.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Summers Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Duvall officiating with burial to follow at the Good Hope Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 2-6:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Fayette County Shepherds Club, 14610 Judas Rd., New Holland, OH 43145.

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