THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Mary Lou Sommerfeldt
Issue Date: May 31, 2017
Mary Lou (La Mack) Sommerfeldt, 88, of Marinette, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Luther Manor under the care of Heartland Hospice.
Born Dec. 21, 1928 in Menominee, Mi., to the late Charles and Martha La Mack, she graduated from Menominee High School in 1947 and spent three years in Chicago doing secretarial work.
She married Mel Sommerfeldt (former Marinette City Treasurer) on Sept. 12, 1953 and retired from Ansul in 1993 after 20 years as a secretary.
She is survived by four sons and a daughter, Steve (Rose) of Sturgeon Bay, Scott (Barb) of Rochester, Mn., Skip (Jean) of Park Falls and Nancy Sommerfeldt of Green Bay; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; 10 nephews and nieces and their families; many cousins and special friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-mother. Clara La Mack; her husband, Mel (Raime); two brothers, Jack La Mack of Cheboygan, Mi. and Charles (Chuck) La Mack of Wallace, Mi. and twin full-term infants.
Visitation will be held at the Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home on Saturday, June 3 from 3 p.m. to 7 pm., with a Memorial Service at 11 a.m. in the chapel at the funeral home.