The two months' illness of Ferdinand Victor Bonnaffon terminated in his death at 76 years of age, on Wednesday of last week at his home in Pelham Court, Carpenter Street. Mr. Bonnaffon was for thirty-five years secretary and treasurer of the old Academy of Music Corporation.
His funeral was held Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock in St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Wayne Avenue and Harvey Street, with Rev. Stewart P. Keeling officiating. Interment was in St. Thomas' Churchyard, Whitemarsh.
Mr. Bonnaffon was born in Pittsburgh, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Bonnaffon. During the Civil War he served with the Keystone Battery. He was a member of many organizations, among them the Military Order of the Loyal Legion, The Pennsylvania Historical Society, the Society of the War of 1812, the Society of the Potomac, and the Art Club. Ho is survived by his widow, and save for one sister, Mrs. William Oakford, was the last survivor of his line. At the time of his death he was vice president of the Southwark National Bank.
Ferdinand V. Bonnaffon, aged 76 years, Pelham Court, October 27. For thirty-six years he was secretary and treasurer of the Academy of Music.