Originally created 07/21/98

Mrs. Sonja Wist



McCORMICK, S.C. -- Mrs. Sonja G. Wist, 60, of 313 Thurmond Lake Court, died Saturday, July 18, 1998, in Augusta.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Savannah Lakes Activity Center, Savannah Lakes Village.

Mrs. Wist, a native of New York, was a homemaker. She was a former kindergarten teacher in Columbus, Ohio, and in Pittsburgh, and a former travel consultant in Lake Wylie. She was a member of Lutheran Church By the Lake.

Survivors include her husband, Walter H. Wist, Savannah Lakes Village; two sons, Carl Wist, Darien, Conn., and Erik Wist, Clemson; two daughters, Christina Waddell, Monroe, N.C., and Liza Wist, Watertown, Mass.; her mother, Pearl Olsen, Savannah Lakes Village; a brother, Carl Olsen, Tucson, Ariz.; and three grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Lutheran Church By the Lake Building Fund, 313 Thurmond Lake Court, McCormick, SC 29835.

Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Columbia Road, Martinez, is in charge of arrangements.