Florence Elizabeth “Sorency” Melahn

Florence Elizabeth “Sorency” Melahn

Florence Elizabeth “Sorency” Melahn, age 93, of Madison, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. She was born on July 17, 1924, in Sun Prairie, the daughter of Chris and Anita (Kassabaum) Homburg. She married Lee Melahn on June 22, 1947, at Hope Lutheran Church. Sorency graduated from Semenary Springs.

Sorency is survived by her daughters, Sandy (Dan) Flanders, Ebby Melahn and Bonnie Melahn (Cesar Mendez) ; sons, Lee Melahn (Rick Shaver) and Steve (Roberta Lund) Melahn;grandchildren, Rebecca, Brian, Dylan, Cody, Emmy, Peyton and Maddie; sister, Margaret Hansen; brother, Rodney (Bev) Homburg; caretaker, Tate Reynolds; and other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee; and many siblings.

Funeral services will be held at HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 3702 County Hwy AB, McFarland, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, with the Rev. Beth Schultz-Byrnes presiding. Burial will be held at Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL AND CREMATION CARE, 5203 Monona Dr., Madison, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, and also at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be made atwww.gundersonfh.com.
Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive
(608) 221-5420