Obituary: Sonja L. Medearis


Sonja L. Medearis

November 02, 1938 to November 9, 2017

Sonja Medearis, 79 passed away Thursday November 9, 2017.  Sonja was born in Brawley November 02, 1938.

Sonja, was raised in Brawley, graduated from BUHS in 1956. Her first job was at Bank of America. She married Marlin Medearis and was married for 54 years and they have one son, Von. She kept the books and Marlin did the farming.  She loved to sew and cook many different dishes.  She was well known for her holiday cheese balls.

Sonja is preceeded in death by her husband, Marlin Medearis, her parents, Richard and Erna LeMert.

Sonja is survived by her only son Von Medearis, brothers, Ed (Anita) LeMert and Robert (Roseann) LeMert. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial service for Sonja L. Medearis will be held, Monday Nov 20, at Frye Chapel and Mortuary at 9:30 a.m.