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Bonnie M. Messick


Bonnie Mae (Polomski) Messick, 77, passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at her home with her loved ones by her side after a battle with cancer.

She was born on April 27, 1941 in Waynesboro Va., and was the daughter of the late Frank and Ethel (Fox) Polomski.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Polomski Jr.

She is survived by her daughters, Carol Messick and her husband Don Bouldrey, Christine Matincheck and her husband Mark and Connie Ortiz and her husband Milton; four grandchildren, Justin Matincheck, Sean Walsh, Katelyn Walsh and Kelsey Walsh; a sister Shirley Vaslikes; and a brother Ronald Polomski. She is also survived by her partner, Nelson Day.

Bonnie worked with handicapped children for almost 30 years before retiring. Bonnie was full of life with a terrific sense of humor. She will be missed by all of her friends at the various social clubs and organizations in the area.

A private family service will be held next week.

Memorial contributions in Bonnie’s name may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110 (

The family has entrusted the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with the funeral arrangements.

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