Lawrence Theodore Sonnefeld, 59, died from a sudden heart attack on Saturday, May 24, 2008, in Riverside Hospital in Columbus, OH.

Lawrence was a graduate of Triadelphia High School. He attended the Naval Academy (Class of 1970) and was a graduate of West Liberty State College. He volunteered for the Arthritis Foundation and worked as a salesman all of his life. Larry was preceded in death by parents, Lawrence and Jean Sonnefeld.

He is survived by a sister, Jeanie Cotton of Redwood City, CA.; nephew, Branch Cotton; aunts, Nancy Sonnefeld and Esther Sonnefield; cousins, David, Michael, Joe, and Carl Sonnefeld, Joan Benson and Suzie Demas of Wheeling, WV; Mark, Beth and Kenny Sonnefield. He will be missed by all.

Arrangements have been made with Schoedinger Hill top, 3030 W. Broad Street, Columbus, OH. To send condolences to the family visit Sign the online guestbook at

Updated: September 13, 2018
Curator: Ed Moore