Synstad, Alvin Sonny

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Alvin “Sonny” Synstad, age 86, died on August 31, 2022. He was born on June 15, 1936 in Marinette, WI to the late Alvin A. and Marion Udell Synstad. He was married to Maxine Webb Synstad for 62 years.

At an early age, Sonny chose to serve the Lord and remained true to that choice all his life. He was a draftsman for the Navy Dept. at David Taylor Model Basin his entire working career. His hobby was U.S. postage stamp collecting and he had a huge collection.

He is survived by his wife, two sons, Layne A. (Sandi) Synstad, Sheldon W. Synstad; grandchildren, Evan (Ally) Synstad, , Chelsea (Hunter) Greenstreet; Savanna Synstad; great-grandchildren, Peyton and Beekham, Piper, Lacy, and Baylor.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, September 3, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dennis Kinnan officiating. Interment will follow at Westview Cemetery, Blacksburg. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service at McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.