Memorial for Bully’s owner set |

Memorial for Bully’s owner set

Nevada Appeal Staff Report

A memorial service for Paul Sonner, the owner of Bully’s Sports Bar and Grill, will be at 10 a.m. Jan. 16 in the Virginia Street Gym on the University of Nevada, Reno campus.

Parking will be available in the Whalen Parking Garage, north of the gym on Virginia Street.

Sonner died in December of a heart attack at the age of 46.

The public is invited to attend and is requested to dress in casual attire, including Hawaiian shirts, Bully’s or sports-themed clothing.

“Paul was a casual guy,” said Jody Clark, district manager for Bully’s Sports Bar & Grill. “He wasn’t one for pomp and circumstance.”

In lieu of flowers, the family and Bully’s is asking contributions be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows by calling 775-331-5437 or visiting