Dec. 1, 1950 – Nov. 13, 2009
Sonnenburg (nee Lohr), 58, of Erin, was born to eternal life Friday,
Nov. 13, 2009 at her residence, surrounded by her family.
was born Dec. 1, 1950, in Milwaukee, to Harold and Leona (nee Umgelder)
Lohr. She was united in marriage to Gary Sonnenburg on May 24, 1980, in
worked as an administrative assistant. She loved to play bingo and
belonged to a Bunco club. She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran
Church in Hartland.
is survived by her husband, Gary; her children, Jack Weidner of Kansas
City, Michelle (Frank) Braatz of Watertown, and Christopher Sonnenburg
of Wauwatosa; two grandchildren, Hayley and Isabella Braatz; her sister
and brothers, Eileen Crusan, Curt (Joann), Carl, and Harry (Cathy) Lohr.
She is further survived by nieces, nephews,
other relatives and friends.
was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Leona Lohr, and her
sister, Violet Bauer.
services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, at Zion Evangelical
Lutheran Church, 415 W. Capitol Drive, Hartland, with the Rev. Steve
Ristow officiating. Family will greet friends and family from 2 p.m. to
4 p.m. Sunday.
lieu of flowers, memorials to Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church are
Funeral Home is assisting the family. For more information, call (262)
673-9500 or visit