George “Sonny” J. Michael III, 59, of Alton, passed away at 7:55 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at home.
He was born Feb. 18, 1957, in Alton, the son of the late George Michael Jr and Edna Howard.
Sonny is survived by three sons, William (Jamie) Michael, Timothy (Desire`e) Michael and Eric (Whitney) Michael; eight grandchildren, Ethan, Tobias, Pierce, Gabriel, Jocelyn, Wyatt, Alexis and Nicole; a sister and brother-in-law, Tammy (Eric) Stauffer of Alton; three nieces, Kayla (Dustin) Edwards, Lacey Freeman and Brittney Booten; former spouse, Kathy Cisler; one great-niece and four great-nephews.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until time of funeral services at 7 p.m. Monday, April 11, 2016, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey with Brother Timothy Keller officiating.
Inurnment will be private at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the funeral home for funeral expenses.