Date of birth: Feb. 14, 1923, in Hillsville, Pa.
Parents: Gabriel and Anna Millich Bonish.
Siblings: Sisters, Rose Tokich Basic, Sue Jerek Yurich, Anna Tama, Mary Ragan and Katie Bonish and brothers, Mike, John, Joe and Gabe Bonish. All are deceased.
Spouse: The late Mary Vizvary Bonish, whom he married Oct. 29, 1946, in Youngstown.
Children: Betty (Richard) Cepin of Campbell, Bob (Mary Ann) Bonish of Poland, Bill (Katie) Bonish of Ingliss, Fla., and Brian (Diane) Bonish of Harrisburg, Pa.
Education: Graduate of Poland Seminary High School.
Employment: LTV Steel.
Memberships: St. John Catholic Church in Campbell, Slovak Catholic Sokols and Jednota.
Celebration: Today with nieces and nephews.
Other information: He traveled to Europe 14 times as well as to China, Russia and Hawaii.