March 31, 1944 - January 31, 2022
Mrs. Bonnie Lee Payson, of Worthington, passed away on Monday, January 31, 2022, just two months shy of celebrating her 78th birthday. Born in Washington, MA on March 31, 1944, the daughter of the late Zigmund and Margaret (Wood) Zaleski, she attended Dalton Schools. Among many things, Bonnie enjoyed crafting, knitting & crocheting, gardening and tending to her yard. She loved the warmth of summertime and enjoyed traveling with her family down South to Tennessee as well as many trips to the Caribbean. Bonnie’s family was of utmost importance to her, and she strove to see that all of their needs were met with nothing but love and care. She cherished her time and never missed an opportunity to spend with her grandchildren. Bonnie was predeceased by her beloved husband of nearly 50 years, Henry A. Payson Jr. whom she married on October 5, 1961. She is survived by her children, Thomas Payson whom resided with her, Paul Payson (Sue) of Port Saint Lucie Florida, Eric Payson of Dalton and Jennifer Payson-Taylor of Peru. She leaves behind her grandchildren, Cody Payson, Connor Payson, Samantha Payson, of Chesterfield and Dalton Payson-Peck, Jordon Payson-Peck, Makenzi Taylor, and Garret Jon Taylor of Peru. She also leaves behind her dearest companion, her dog Koda. She is survived by her sister Sally Delphia of Pittsfield, her daughter-in-law, Melissa Payson, of Chesterfield and her son-in-law, Eric Taylor of Pittsfield and 2 grandchildren, Brady and Sidney Payson of Dalton as well as many nieces and nephews. Funeral Notice: Calling hours for Mrs. Bonnie Lee Payson will be Friday, February 4, 2022, from 4pm to 6pm with a funeral service immediately following, with the Rev. Douglas Small officiating at the Dwyer-Wellington Funeral Home in Dalton, 525 Main Street, Dalton, MA 01226. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bonnie’s memory can be made to the Eleanor Sonsini Center, 875 Crane Avenue, Pittsfield MA 01201.
Mrs. Bonnie Lee Payson, of Worthington, passed away on Monday, January 31, 2022, just two months shy of celebrating her 78th birthday. Born in Washington, MA on March 31, 1944, the daughter of the late Zigmund and Margaret (Wood) Zaleski,... View Obituary & Service Information
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