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George "Sunny"  Dachel

George "Sunny" Dachel

April 24, 2010

DACHEL, George “Sonny”, 72 of Colfax passed away Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Luther Midelfort Chippewa Valley Hospital in Bloomer.

Sonny was born on November 23, 1937 in the Town of Howard to George, Sr. and Alvine (Swartz) Dachel. He married Bonnie Ellison on April 8, 1961 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Cooks Valley. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and served on the finance committee for many years. He worked for Wissota Sand and Gravel for many years then farmed in the Town of Howard.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Bonnie Dachel of Colfax; children, Eve (Gordon) Winter of Lake Orion, MI, Christopher Dachel of Minneapolis, MN, John (Emily) Dachel of New Richmond, WI, James (Janelle) Dachel of Colfax and Susan Dachel of Eagan, MN; father, George Dachel, Sr. of Colfax; sisters, Ione (Joseph) McManimon of Rushford, MN and Marion Loew of Bloomer; grandchildren, Amanda, Rebecca, Kaitlin, Taylor, Alex, Gaberiel, Elizabeth and Matthew; great grandchildren, Sawyer, Anna, Charlotte and Cassie.

He is preceded in death by his son, Joseph Dachel; mother, Alvine Dachel; brother in law, Chester Loew and his in laws, Ray and Ruby Ellison.

Private family services will be held at the St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Cooks Valley.


Private family services will be held at the St. John’s Catholic Cemetery


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