Nashville, NC — Bonnie Dee Stiles was born in Boston, MA, to Darrell and Muriel Van Buren. She was a graduate of Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH, Class of 1958. Also, NE Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, Syracuse University, and the University of Utah, receiving an MS in Nursing.
She retired from Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, VT, and had been active in the Vermont State Nurses Association. She was a lifelong amateur artist.
Survivors include Paula R. Stiles, daughter; Mikhail J. Stiles, son, and wife, Yoshiko Kato; Prudence Railton, sister, and husband, Donald; sisters-in-law, Susan Van Buren and Sharon E. Stiles; Beatrice Johnson, aunt; nieces, nephews and cousins. She was buried at All Saints Episcopal Church in South Burlington, VT, on March 9, 2014.