Disneyland Employee, Bonnye Mavis Lear, 60, Passes Away After Tragic Golf Cart Accident

A beloved Disneyland employee, Bonnye Mavis Lear, 60, tragically passed away after a devastating golf cart accident at the California theme park on June 5, as reported by CBS News. Lear, a resident of Fullerton, California, fell from a moving golf cart and suffered a fatal head injury.

The incident occurred backstage at Disneyland Resort just before 11:30 a.m. local time, prompting immediate response from first responders. Lear was found in critical condition and was rushed to a local hospital. Despite medical efforts, she succumbed to her injuries on June 7, leaving behind a legacy of 24 years of service at the iconic theme park.

Anaheim Police Traffic Detectives are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the collision that led to Lear’s untimely death. Disneyland Resort President Ken Potrock shared his heartfelt condolences, stating, “We are heartbroken by the loss of Bonnye and offer our sincere condolences to everyone who cared for her.”

Lear was a dedicated employee at Club 33, a renowned private dining club located in the New Orleans Square area of the park. Her commitment and contributions to Disneyland over the course of 24 years have left a lasting impact on her colleagues and the park’s visitors.

As the community mourns the loss of Bonnye Mavis Lear, Disneyland is focused on providing support to her family and fellow cast members during this difficult time. The tragic incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safety in the workplace and the cherished memories shared by all who walk through the gates of the magical Disneyland Resort.