Bonnie M. Ottey, 86, housekeeper at Millersville University, enjoyed gardening

By on July 30, 2014

Bonnie M. Mellott Ottey, 86, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at Conestoga View Nursing Home.

Born in Colerain, Township, she was the daughter of the late Mearl L. and Grace G. Stake Mellott.

Bonnie retired from Millersville University, where she worked in housekeeping for 16 years. She enjoyed gardening.

Bonnie is survived by two sisters: Mabel Harless (Thomas) of Willow Street, and Betty Davison (Marlin), of Lititz; sons: Barry E. Ottey (April) of Lititz, Daniel T. Ottey (Susan) of East Petersburg; daughter” Susan G. Welch, of South Jordan, Utah; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brother: Boyd Mellott; and sister: Bertha Cassell (Robert).

Services were held July 26 at Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians Church, Lititz, with Elder Rick McKinney officiating. Interment was in Byerland Mennonite Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Spacht Funeral Home, Lititz. To leave a condolence, visit

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