E. Sonntag, 91||
Emil Sonntag, 91, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at Cedar Community in
West Bend. He was born on March 11, 1923, in Milwaukee, to Emil and Pearl (nee
George received a degree from Marquette University in 1947, after being
honorably discharged from the Army Air Corps. He then married Lorraine Grace
(nee Mundt) on June 5, 1948.
George worked as a mechanical engineer for A.O. Smith Company for most of his
George is survived by his wife Lorraine of 66 years; children Robert (Kay) Long
Lake, Minnesota, Ronald Milwaukee, Carol (Jay) Williams Yankton, South Dakota,
Barbara Severance, Jackson; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
George is preceded in death by his parents and sister Arlene Liss.
A funeral service will be held at The Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W.
Paradise Drive, West Bend) on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, at 11:30 a.m. Visitation
will be held at the Phillip Funeral Home from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the
service. Interment will follow at Wisconsin Memorial Park, 13235 W. Capitol
A special thank you to Cedar Community.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; 262-338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.