Dorothy Bonnin Harmon, 81, of Orange passed away Friday, Dec. 14, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Orange, with the Rev. Tom Phelan officiating. Interment will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.

A gathering of family and friends will be Monday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m.

Mrs. Harmon was born Sept. 29, 1931 in Orange to Ed Joseph and Eunice M. (Carpenter) Bonnin. She was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and a former longtime member of St Mary’s Catholic Church. She had been a member of Church Women United, Catholic Daughters of America and a volunteer in the offices at St. Mary and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church’s. More than anything she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Riley Bonnin and Russell Bonnin and is survived by her husband, Donald Harmon and sons and daughters-in-law, Donnie and Rhonda Harmon and Kevin and Teri Harmon.

She is also survived by her grandchildren, Amber Verrett DeBeaumont, Haley Harmon, Brian Harmon, Shelby Harmon, Jordan Harmon and Bryce Harmon; brother, Danny Bonnin and wife, Pat; sisters-in-law, Jane Bonnin and Shirley Bonnin and numerous nephews and nieces.

Serving as pallbearers will be Brian Harmon, Jordan Harmon, Bryce Harmon, Reagan Sonnier, Troy DeBeaumont and Danny Bonnin. Honorary pallbearers will be Jeff Bonnin and Preston Fuller.

The family would also like to say thank you to all the doctors, nurses and staff that helped care for Mrs. Harmon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Mary Catholic School Foundation, 2600 Bob Hall Rd, Orange TX 77630 or to a charity of your choice.