August William ‘Sonny’ Weiss
August William “Sonny” Weiss, 75, of La Vernia, Texas, passed away Monday, Sept. 5, 2011. He was born April 12, 1936, in Killeen to John Henry and Lillie (Vahrenkamp) Weiss.
Sonny was a dedicated employee of H.B. Zachry for 42 years. He was a devoted husband, father, loving grandfather, and true friend.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Sonny is survived by his wife, Karen (Tredway) Weiss; his sons, Gilbert Cason and wife Robin of Boerne, Mitchell Morrall and wife Judy of Tulsa, Okla., and Don Morrall of Tulsa, Okla.; his grandchildren, Shaun Cason, Jordan Cason, Evan Cason, Audrey Bordwine, Daniel Morrall, Darcy Shephard, Amy Morrall, Jody Morrall, Alex Morrall, and Krystal; numerous great-grandchildren; his sister, Ethel Mae Hall of Chandler, Ariz.; and five nieces and nephews.
Visitation took place Thursday, Sept. 8, from 6-9 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in La Vernia.
A funeral service was held Friday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Brother David Gale and Brother Tom Sommers officiating.
Interment followed in the Concrete Cemetery, near La Vernia in Guadalupe County.
Memorial donations may be made to Cal Farley’s Boy’s Ranch, 600 W. 11th St., Amarillo, TX 79101-3228 or to the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 279, La Vernia, TX 78121.
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