Steven Bono, 82, of Hattiesburg, died December 3, 2012 at Regency Hospital. He will be laid to rest in Jacksonville National Cemetery.
Mr. Bono was the owner of Bono Monument Company and later worked for Manheim Auction. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a granddaughter, Victoria Torre.
He is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Bono of Saint Augustine, FL and two grandsons, Luke and Hunter. He is also survived by a daughter, Beverly and a sister, Anita.
Because of his love for animals, his family requests memorial donations be made to Southern Pines Animal Shelter.