OBITUARY

Mr. John Sorochan

August 16, 1927January 25, 2015

SOROCHAN, John (Retired 34 years Oshawa Fire Dept. and Former Owner/Founder of S.S. Swim Pools Limited) Peacefully passed at Lakeridge Health – Bowmanville on Sunday, January 25th, 2015 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Lois (nee Blow). Dear father of Randy Sorochan, Cheryl Barlow (Jim) and Jamie Sorochan (Pam). Cherished grandfather of Tammy (Paul), Angie (Trent), Jason (Maggie), Jennifer (Shelby), Jessica and Jacqueline. John will be lovingly remembered by his great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by his brother George Sorochan, sister Ona Zambonelli and sister-in-law June Keenan. Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Thursday, January 29th from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, January 30th at 2:30 p.m. Memorial donations to the Muscular Dystrophy Canada would be greatly appreciated.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, January 29, 2015
  • Visitation Thursday, January 29, 2015
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 30, 2015
REMEMBERING

Mr. John Sorochan

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February 3, 2015

Sorry to hear of your loss. Mr. S. installed our concrete pool in the early 60's. I'm sure he has gone to a fun place. Dave Goleski and family

January 30, 2015

Jamie, Cheryl, Randy, and family, We would like to express our sincere condolences on the passing of your Dad. Our thoughts are with you. May your memories give you peace and comfort.
Mark & Michelle Gillies

Dan and Sonya Tennisco

January 30, 2015

John was always a great source of inspiration and encouragement to me throughout my carreer as a firefighter. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Randy,Jim,and Sherry and to all his grandchildren and family.He will be missed.

January 29, 2015

sorry to hear it Jamie ,Wendy and I send our sincere regrets on your loss

Kelly Keenan

January 29, 2015

Sorry for your loss Randy,Sherry and Jimmy. Keep all your wonderful memories close by, and share them with all the people you love

Jean Baldwin (Pyra)

January 29, 2015

Randy, Cheryl and Jamie, we send our condolences to your whole family. Farewell Street was never the same after your Father and Mother moved. Lots of fond memories of your Dad and Mom and all of you growing up. Your Dad was a wonderful, kind and generous person.

Sincerely,
Jean Baldwin

Bonnie Kornylo

January 29, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with your wonderful family as you morn the loss of a true gentleman and great friend Dad, Grandpa and Great Grandpa.My Mom( late Jean Haines) introduced me to your Dad at the Zellers breakfast and lunch group.I enjoyed many visits with him.Now he is reunited with my Mom. May all your precious memories bring you peace and comfort. Bonnie & Bill Kornylo ,Oshawa

Annie and Doug Edwards (Pyra)

January 29, 2015

I was saddened to hear of your Dad's passing.
Such amazing memories were made on Farewell with you and your Parent's.
Our deepest sympathies ...Annie and the Pyra Family

January 29, 2015

Cheryl, Jim and Family. I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Cheryl, I remember you talking about your Dad and I know this must be hard on you. My thoughts and prayers are with you my friend. He will never be far from your heart. Sharon Norris

Julie Bastin

January 29, 2015

My Condolences to your family at this time. I use to cook John breakfast all the time when he came into Zellers. He use to tell me stories and they were great to hear!! He always brought a smile to my face when he came into the Zellers Restaurant.