Sonny James Bleichner, 33, died unexpectedly Tuesday, December 17th. He was born in Racine, July 26, 1986, son of Michael J. Bleichner and Debra (Nee: Verwey) Malacara.

Sonny attended Washington Park High School and was employed at Meadowbrook Country Club. He was an avid sports fan who enjoyed fantasy football and rooting for his favorite teams The Chicago Cubs and The Indianapolis Colts. He will be dearly missed.

Surviving are his mother, Debra (David Malecki); brother, Jason A. Judd; sister, Miranda (Manuel) Talamantez; nieces and nephews, Manuel III, Mariano, and Mauricio Talamantez, Justina, Sabrina, and Ciara Judd and their mother Tanya; the love of his life, Lisa Stacy; her children Nevaeh, Niya, Patrick and their soon to be born son, Reider; Lisa’s mom, Barb Stacy; longtime family friend, Melissa Fairbanks; stepmother, Kathy; numerous dear cousins, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.

Funeral services will be held at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home on Friday, December 27th at 7 p.m. Relatives and friends may meet with the family prior to the service 4-7 p.m. Memorials to the family for Reider have been suggested.

Please send condolences to Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home.

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