Bonnie Jean Barhorst Myers

     Bonnie Jean Barhorst Myers, age 80, of Crestview Hills (formerly of Independence), KY passed away Friday, July 1, 2022, at Villaspring Skilled Nursing Facility in Erlanger, KY.

     Bonnie had an energy and a zeal for life. Over the years, she was a Co-Owner of Cherokee I.G.A. in Independence, KY, a dance instructor and owner of dance studios, worked for the Limited department store, directed the Rifle Teams at Simon Kenton, Campbell County, and Turpin High Schools, served as cheerleading sponsor at Simon Kenton High School, and volunteered at Riley Elementary and Notre Dame Academy. Bonnie worked with the Simon Kenton Majorettes and taught the Simon Kenton football team ballet as well. 

     Bonnie was the beloved wife of Robert Daniel Myers (61 years); mother to Robyn Schneider (Steve), Renee Myers, and Kim Barnes (Dennis); and grandmother to Michela Mae Barnes (fiancé Mark Johnson) and Willow Elizabeth Barnes.  Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents, William Gerald and Dorothy Mae Landers Barhorst. 

     Visitation for Bonnie will be Wednesday, July 13, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon with the funeral service immediately following at noon at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home, 11382 Madison Pike, Independence, KY 41051.  Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery. 

     Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 644 Linn St., Suite #1026, Cincinnati, OH 45203 or at Greater Cincinnati Chapter (

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