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H. M. 'Sonny' Connell


Aug. 15, 1945 - Aug. 4, 2013   

H. M. ‘Sonny’ Connell died on Aug. 4 in Milwaukie, at age 67. He was born on Aug. 15, 1945.

He retired from Carlton Co. in September of 2012 and had started many lifelong projects and goals, including rebuilding one more truck. 

Mr. Connell is survived by: wife, Sandra Connell; son, Wesley Connell; daughter, Cheri Anspach; Sonny’s boys, Brent and Jason Gerard; brother, Charles Connell; daughters-in-law, Laura Gerard, Jessica Gerard and Sherrie Connell; and grandchildren, Dominique, Taylor, Kyle, Ryan, Lyndsey, Madison and Jackson.

A service was held on Monday, Aug. 12; this was followed by a police escort to Mountain View Cemetery in Oregon City for a military service.

Arrangements: Holman- Hankins-Bowker & Waud.