Benson Funeral HomeSt. Cloud, MNLove Lasts Forever
About UsStaffPlanningLocationResourcesGrief SupportObituariesMerchandiseLodgingContact Us
Bonita L. Erie,   Age 80
Funeral Time: A memorial service will be held Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 12:00 Noon
Funeral Location: Riverside Park, St. Cloud Minnesota
    Bonita L. Erie, 80
    Little Falls, MN
    July 15, 1941 – July 5, 2022
     A memorial service will be held Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 12:00 Noon at Riverside Park, St. Cloud, MN, for Bonita Louise Erie, 80, who passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
     Bonita was born in East St. Paul, MN to Eleanor Church and Leonard Bohn on July 15, 1941. She married Donald Platz and later divorced. Bonita married Bernard Erie, who remained her best friend through her life. Bonita loved her children, grandchildren and her family. She loved dining out, flowers, gardening, the casino, shopping and her sweets.
     She is survived by her life partner, Bernard Erie; children, Russell Platz, Tamara Wood, Lisa Platz, Sheila Nelson, Tony (Tanya) Platz, Georgia (Joe) Depa, Mark (Ann) Platz and Shawn (Mary) Platz; sister, Pat Blume; brother, Leonard Bohn; 15 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
     She is preceded in death by her parents, ex-husband Donald Platz, daughter, Sandra Platz, son, Troy Platz, sister Jackie Bleachinger, brother Robert Bohn, grandsons Troy Platz, Corey Nelson, Kelly Depa and Troy Harrington, and son-in-law Ramon Nelson.
Send your condolences
Benson Funeral Home invites you to use the form below to share your memories and offer your sympathy to the family of the deceased. We will be honored to pass them along.

Your Information
Please use the below space for your condolence:

Please enter the letters/numbers shown below (we have implemented this security measure to decrease the amount of spam received by the funeral home):

Family Login
Send flowers
Click Here for a list of local florists.


Benson Funeral Home • 1111 25th Avenue South • St. Cloud, MN 56301 • (320) 252-3132 •

About Us | History | Tours, Education & Aftercare | Staff | Pre-Planning | Making Arrangements | Service Considerations | Facility | Directions | Resources | Grief Support | Obituaries | Merchandise | Lodging | Contact Us | Family Login

Click for Saint Cloud, Minnesota Forecast

Copyright © Benson Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.