Barbara A. Bonacquisti, 70, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Delaware County, Pa., died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del.
Bonacquisti graduated from Philadelphia General Hospital School of Nursing in 1960 and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1961 to 1963. She worked as an operating room nurse for 38 years at Philadelphia General Hospital, Pennsylvania Hospital and Crozer Chester Medical Center.
Bonacquisti was preceded in death by her stepson, Anthony Bonacquisti, and her sisters Catherine Abrams and Laura Riley. She is survived by her husband, Anthony “Ton” Bonacquisti; son, Greg; stepdaughter Antoinette Peterson; stepdaughter Maryann Bonacquisti McSorley; grandchildren Kaitlyn and Gregory Logan, Aaron and Rachael Peterson, Sean, Katherine and Brian McSorley, and Anthony John Bonacquisti; and her sisters, Patricia Abrams and Deborah Tucker.
A service was scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Susan G. Koman for the Cure; 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250; Dallas, TX 75244.