SAUK CITY - Phyllis Sorg, age 83, of Sauk City, passed away April 26, 2013, at Meadows Health in Spring Green.
She was born Nov. 9, 1929, the daughter of the late Frank and Hulda (Braun) Kaufman. She graduated from Prairie du Sac High School and in 1950 she was married to Calvin Sorg. She was employed at Oscar Mayer for five years and after raising her family she was employed as a nurse's aide at Maplewood for 17 years. After retirement she and Cal enjoyed many trips, including three to Europe. Phyllis was a big sports fan for the Milwaukee Brewers, the Green Bay Packers and Badgers sports. In her younger years she was a very good golfer. One year she was named the most improved lady golfer at Lake Wisconsin.
She is survived by her husband, Calvin; five daughters, Terri Sorg (Jeff Eden), Jackie Barman (Tom), Chris Maly (Charlie), Lisa Anderson (Paul) and Lori Sorg (Craig Temple); eight grandchildren, Rocky (Heather) and Rochelle Denu, Nick (Krystle), Eddy and Andy Barman, Russell and Casey Maly, and Erin Burzynski; four great-grandchildren, Breanna, Slater and Sawyer Denu, and Calvin Barman; a sister, Marie Wenzel; other relatives and many friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter; three brothers, Cliff, Lyle and Dale; and a sister, Betty.
A memorial service will be held at FIRST UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, Sauk City, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, with Pastor Bill Kapp officiating. A visitation will be held at HOOVERSON FUNERAL HOME, Sauk City, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.