June 9, 1916 - May 21, 2015
Eugene Monroe Sorg, age 98, of Menomonie, WI passed away Thursday, May 21st 2015 at Mayo Clinic Health System-Eau Claire with family by his side. Eugene was born June 9, 1916 in Iowa to John and Mable (Cunningham) Sorg. His real passion was his pure bred Ayrshire Cattle in which he won many awards. He was very passionate about his show animals and farming. He married his first wife, Leona Doerhoefer on June 9, 1941. They farmed for many years then ran a furniture store in Hayfield, MN. They had three sons which survive him, Jerald (Karen) Sorg of Roswell NM, Gary (Rosemary) Sorg of Hagerman NM, Galen (Kay) Sorg of Ruidoso NM. He is also survived by his sister Ruth Clark of Plymoth MN and many grandchildren, Lori (Randy) Doerhoefer of Roswell NM, Jennifer Fransway (Tom Walker) of Osseo WI, Jeff Sorg of Chaparral NM, Kimberly (Scott) Leach of Menomonie WI, John (Bonetta) Sorg of Eau Claire WI, Joy (Bronson) Gradowski of Greenfield IN, Ryan (Andrea) Sorg of Parker CO, Joshua Sorg of Roswell NM, Juliana (Antony) Stewart of Greenfield IN; Great-grandchildren, Andrew, Samantha, Matisen, Kennedy, Joshua, Jeremiah, Jacob, Alyssa, Zachary, Lydia, Alayna, Jacob, Caleb, Melissa, Elizabeth, Zachary, Makaela, Mason, Xavier, Kyliah and a bonus great-grandson, Scotty (Melissa) Farrel; Great-great-grandchildren, Xavier, Koebe, Meadow, Cypress, Audrey and Madelyn. He is preceded in death by his father John, mother Mable, brothers Merle, Lyle and Francis, ex-wives Leona Squire and Lucy Gruetzmacher. There will be a Time of Remembrance at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Olson Funeral Home in Menomonie, WI followed by visitation until 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery in Lester, Iowa at a later date.
Eugene Monroe Sorg, age 98, of Menomonie, WI passed away Thursday, May 21st 2015 at Mayo Clinic Health System-Eau Claire with family by his side. Eugene was born June 9, 1916 in Iowa to John and Mable (Cunningham) Sorg. His real passion was... View Obituary & Service Information
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