Sonja "Sunny" Lea Venable
August 8, 1938 - March 26, 2021
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  Sonja (Sunny)Lea Venable, 82, Loving Wife, Adoring Mom, Sister, Grammy, Granny Sunny, Great Granny, and GiGi are just a few titles she held. Sunny was born August 8th1938 to Orvell and Edna Essman and raised in St Louis, Missouri. Her love for life was contagious and extreme. She graduated Maplewood High school in 1956…

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Johnette Henry left a message on April 1, 2021:
Always such a beautiful soul. Happy. Smiling. She will be missed!
Coleen Essman Bridges left a message on March 31, 2021:
Aunt Sunny was one of the kindest woman around! I remember fun times golfing with her AND her support when my dad, her brother John passed away years ago. Her laugh will forever be etched in my memory 🥰. Thoughts and prayers go out to Uncle Don, Pam, Russ and the rest of the family!
Coleen Essman Bridges left a message on March 31, 2021:
Aunt Sunny was one of the kindest woman around! I remember fun times golfing with her AND her support when my dad, her brother John passed away years ago. Her laugh will forever be etched in my memory 🥰. Thoughts and prayers go out to Uncle Don, Pam, Russ and the rest of the family!
Coleen Essman Bridges left a message on March 31, 2021:
Aunt Sunny was one of the kindest woman around! I remember fun times golfing with her AND her support when my dad, her brother John passed away years ago. Her laugh will forever be etched in my memory 🥰. Thoughts and prayers go out to Uncle Don, Pam, Russ and the rest of the family!
Greenlawn left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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