John Boni

John “Sonny” H. Boni, 77, of Steubenville passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh.

Born March 24, 194,1 in Steubenville, he was a son of the late John and Linnie (Owens) Boni.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Bonita “Bonnie” Boni; long term companion, Sheila Ziarko and brother, Mario Boni.

Sonny retired from Wheeling-Pitt Steel where he worked on the production line.

He is survived by his son, John (Melissa Thompson) Boni of Steubenville; daughters, Tracie (Bill) Irwin of South Carolina and Shanta (Brian) Rohr of Columbus, OH; grandchildren Izel, Mackenzie, Delia, Madison, Amber, Andrea, Katie, Noah, Megan and Morgan; brothers Sam Boni of Steubenville and Howard Boni of Arizona and sisters, Kitty Lenko of Hopedale, PA, Toni Armentrout of Scio, OH, and Margie Dughi of Toledo, OH.

Per Sonny’s request there will be no visitation. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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