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Adeline James, 94

Feb 9, 2020

Minnesota Lake Adeline (Dulas) Sonnek James, age 94, of Minnesota Lake, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Minnesota Lake. Fr. Greg Havel officiated and burial was in the church cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to Faribault County Hospice. To leave online condolences, please visit www.brussheitner.com.

Adeline was born Nov. 14, 1925 the daughter of Frank and Hedwig (Klocek) Dulas. Adeline graduated from Wells High School. She was united in marriage to David Sonnek Sept. 3, 1946 and had nine children. After his death, she was united in marriage to Gerald “Jerry” James July 6, 1973.

She is survived by her children, Roger (Mavis) Sonnek, Janet Sonnek, Janice (Jerry) Evenson, Edie (Raymond) Woitas, Sue (Jerome) Behnke, Brad (Marcy) Sonnek, Donna (Jim) Glaser, Dori (David) Papke, Bernetta Wolff, friend of the family; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brothers; Mark Dulas, Leon (Shirley) Dulas, and Larry (Donnette) Dulas; sister-in-law, Margaret “Sue” Robbins; along with many nieces, nephews and their families.