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Norma Lee Bonelli Edit Profile

also known as Norma Lee Garrard

graphic design company executive

Norma Lee Bonelli, American graphic design company executive. Named Small Business Person of Year, Urbana-Champaign Chamber of Commerce and Parkland College, 1987; recipient 5 National Titles, WERA Roadracing Association, 1978, 80-81.

Background

Bonelli, Norma Lee was born on November 6, 1945 in Robinson, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Raleigh John and Minnie Edith (Milam) Garrard.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Robinson, 1963.

Career

Personal secretary, Marathon Oil Corporation, Robinson, 1963-1970;owner, Yahama/H-D Bike Shop, Robinson, 1972-1980;owner, TTFN Specialities, Urbana, Illinois, since 1979;typographer, Precision Graphics, Champaign, Illinois, 1983-1985;owner, Typesetting Plus, Urbana, since 1985. Typographer Champaign County Humane Society, 1987, Illinois Children's Choir, Champaign, 1987. Designer, typographer Illini Christian Children's Home, St. Joseph, Illinois, 1986-1987.

President Downtown Urbana Promotion Corporation, since 1991.

Membership

Member Urbana Assembly of God. Member Women's Business Council (chairperson directory since 1985, newsletter committee member since 1985, executive board directors since 1985), Urbana-Champaign Chamber of Commerce, American Motocycle Association (life member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: crafts, needlework, helping women move forward, touring on motorcycle.

Connections

Married Richard F. Bonelli Junior, August 26, 1967 (divorced August 1980). 1 child, Buffi Lee.

father:
Raleigh John Garrard

mother:
Minnie Edith (Milam) Garrard

spouse:
Richard F. Bonelli Junior

child:
Buffi Lee Bonelli