Aurora- Craig M. Sorenson, 72, and Jacquie A. (Birch) Sorenson, 72, both of Aurora, Wis. passed away Monday, November 23, 2020, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Craig was born September 12, 1948 in Iron Mountain, Mich., son of the late Vernon and Shirley (Sinclair) Sorenson. He grew up in Kingsford and was a graduate of Kingsford High School, class of 1966.
Jacquie was born January 7, 1948 in West Allis, Wis., daughter of the late Jack and Geraldine (Dressler) Birch. She grew up in southern Wisconsin and graduated from Oconomowoc High School.
They were united in marriage on July 28, 1989 in Kingsford, Mich. and they resided in Aurora all of their married life. Craig owned and operated Sorny’s Crane Service for over 20 years and retired in 2020. Jacquie worked in the office as a dispatcher for Gunville Trucking Company, Niagara, Wis. and after many years she went to work for UP logon Computer Connection, Iron Mountain, where she worked as a bookkeeper for a few years before retiring.
Craig enjoyed hunting, going to camp, playing music in many local bands, and was an officer with the UP Whitetails of Dickinson County. Jacquie especially loved her garden and going to camp with Craig. They will both be missed by their family and numerous friends.
Craig is survived by one son, Steve (Danielle) Sorenson, Iron Mountain, and Jacquie is survived by one son, Jamie Jensen, Oconomowoc, Wis.; Craig is survived by five grandchildren Kayla, Craig, Kevin, Gaige, Joey Sorenson; and Jacquie is survived by three grandchildren, Ann Davis, Quinn Jensen, and Jane Jensen. Jacquie is further survived by one brother, Jim Birch, Ashippun, Wis.: and one sister, Betty Osborne, Oconomowoc, Wis.
In addition to their parents, Craig was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Haase.
Family will receive friends to honor the life of Craig and Jacquie, Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 1:00 p.m., at Craig and Jacquie’s home, W620 County Road N, Niagara, Wis. (Aurora).
You may leave a condolence or tribute for Craig and Jacquie’s family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain, Mich., to honor Craig and Jacquie’s legacy of life.