Alvino “Al” Sayas , age 85 of Montello passed away Thursday, September 1, 2022 at Harris Villa Assisted Living in Westfield. Al was born in Wauwatosa to Victor and Jesus (O’Lara) Sayas. After graduating from high school, Al served his country as a member of the United States Air Force stationed in Iceland. Following his time in the service, he raised his family in Milwaukee; later relocating to Montello to be closer to family. Al will be remembered for his sense of humor, work ethic and the love he had for his family.
Al is survived by six children: Debra (Javier) Veloz of Arizona, Susan (Brendon) Donovan of West Allis, Kathy Kohnke of Montello, Daniel of Montello, Gina (Roberto) Lopez of Arizona and Sherri (Wayne) Stoegbauer of Montello as well as 22 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by a great-great-grandchild and a brother, Benjamin.
Al is preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Patricia Sayas, grandsons: Derek Willis and Wally Munoz Jr, granddaughter, Daniela Matthews, great-grandson, Nazir Matthews, son-in-law, Bradd Kohnke and several siblings.
Honoring Al’s wishes, Native American Services will be held at a later date.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com