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Bonna Acker Perrin

What have you been doing since graduation?

Bonna Acker PerrinI have a Bachelar of Arts degree in Accounting and Finance. Worked The Upjohn Compay (then named Parmacia and Upjohn and then bought out by Pfizer) for 28 years retiring when I turned 55. Started by own Small Business Accounting firm and turned that over to my daughter-in-law Darla last year. Jerry and I have been traveling the U.S. For the last 12 years in our RV. Only state I have not seen is Aladka and is currently on my bucket list. We spend our summers in South Haven with the RV at Cousins Campground. Jerry loves to farm but since we travel so much he has to rent out the flat ground although we continue to live on the farm!

Tell us about yourself.

Married to Jerry Perrin for almost 40 years. Second marriage for both of us. We have five boys between us, Todd, Robb, Sean, Jeff and Jon. We have 13 grandkids who are the pride and joy of my life!

What are your hobbies?

Traveling, reading

What do you end up doing in your spare time?

Travel, read, spend time with friends

What did you want to be after High School?

Secretary and yes I was one for a while.

Have you been honored for anything? Explain.

Received The Kalamazoo Gazettes annual Star Award for Volunteer Leadership. Also received the Kalamazoo County Farm Bureas Women of the Year award.

What is on your Bucket List?

Riverboat cruise in Europe; travel to Alaska.

Bonna Perrin

Grandchildren of Bonna and Jerry Perrin