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Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas (#46786768)
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Bio Photo Born: April 8th, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Roma (Whitacre) Clayman and Jack Clayman. Had two brothers, Clifford Clayman and Duane Clayman. Parents and Duane now deceased. Baptist by faith. Married to Dave Knapp Sr. from Omaha, Nebraska on Sept. 28th, 1971, Has three Children, Traci Lynn Knapp, Born: Oct. 25th, 1972 in Elgin, Illinois, David Preston Knapp Jr. Born: December 17th, 1973 in Elgin, Illinois, Steven Howard Knapp Born: Nov. 13th, 1976 at Fort Knox, Kentucky. Two Grandchildren, Destiny Marie Aitchison, Born: January 26th, 2005 in El Dorado, Kansas, Steve's daughter, and Steve's son, Mason Charles Woodfill, born September 20th, 2011 in Wichita, Kansas. An Animal Lover and interested in Geneology. Doesn't drink, smokes salem cigarettes, a homebody and soap opera fanatic. Dedicated to CBS "Young and Restless." Watches Court TV and A & E and TV Land. Likes Country Oldies and Classic Rock Oldies. Horror Movies and true crime stories. Very family-oriented and curious by nature. A strong belief and desire to reunite families in life and in death. To help family, friends, and strangers trace their family roots, to reconnect with their past. To understand the different era's and traditions. To help future generations find their heritage long after I'm gone. Hopefully I can make a difference.

**NOTE:** Husband, Dave Knapp Sr. died on October 29th, 2009, after 38 years of marriage. Died at the Wichita V.A. in I.C.U., complications from Heart Disease and Kidney Disease. Had a Military Funeral with Honors, was Cremated. Interred in the Memorial Wall of the Kansas Veterans Cemetery, in Winfield, Kansas.

** UPDATE ** As of May 2012, in a long term relationship with Dwight Fortney, he is 59 and I am 61 at the time. I retired in 2011 of May.

** UPDATE 2 ** Got engaged with Dwight Fortney on May 25th, 2012, wedding date set for October 12th, 2013. A Life Insurance Agent, he use to be in the National Guard for 6 years, a Volunteer Fireman, an EMT, A Surgical Technician, and Storm Chaser. Originally from West Virginia.

** UPDATE ** Got married to Dwight Fortney on October 19th, 2013, on Saturday. Never been happier.
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Trooper Richard G. Warner
Please be so kind to give credit to - Published with permission of "The Officer Down Memorial Page".

Trooper Warner died 4/21/1969.

Added by Diane on Apr 17, 2014 8:28 AM
RE: Paul Hill
The memorial must be sponsored (for a one-time fee of $5) to add more photos.
Added by DogMama08 on Apr 06, 2014 10:58 AM
Kathy in NW Indiana
James Kelly
thank you for adding pictures and the information for his memorial
Added by Kathy in NW Indiana on Apr 03, 2014 10:47 AM
RE: Leo Kenneth Cox
Thank You for the information on Leo Kenneth Cox. Can you please let me know what cemetery his is buried in so I can update his memorial.
Thanks ! Judy
Added by Judy on Apr 02, 2014 6:19 PM
David M. Habben
RE: Julius Gunther
Wow. I grew up in Hammond, IN, very close to Gary. I'll add the bio information to his entry.
Added by David M. Habben on Mar 30, 2014 7:00 PM
RE: Joseph McGinn
Thanks again, Bonnie!
Added by Researcher on Feb 14, 2014 7:45 PM
Police Officer Joseph P. McGinn
Bonnie. thanks again for the transfer! Can you do me another favor? Could you delete the Badge and the Officer Photo so I have room to upload his headstone photos on his memorial? Thank you very much! Memorial no. 13885773.
Added by Researcher on Feb 14, 2014 6:23 AM
RE: Joseph McGinn
Thanks Bonnie. My number is #46902961.
Added by Researcher on Feb 13, 2014 9:01 PM
Joseph P. McGinn
Hi Bonnie. Its been a long time. I am still taking care of the fallen Philadelphia Police Officer memorials! Please can you transfer Joseph P. McGinn to me? Thanks again!
Added by Researcher on Feb 13, 2014 8:03 AM
Timothy Tumbrink
Officer Paul McCulloch
Bonnie, When you have some time can your remove the photo of this Officer that you placed on his memorial. I am going to get a photo from the dept. lab that is a better quality type picture than the one from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Added by Timothy Tumbrink on Feb 08, 2014 7:53 AM
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