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John Laurdis Sorenson

September 4, 1932 - December 10, 2019


It is with great sadness the family of John Sorenson announces his passing on December 10, 2019. John was born in Rossland BC. on September 4, 1932 to Viggo and Magda Sorenson. He was predeceased by his parents and sister Carol Gergely.

John worked for Kay Motors in Trail, BC. for 16 years. He moved to Elkford where he worked as a heavy-duty mechanic for Fording Coal. He was a volunteer firefighter for 10 years. He enjoyed curling, golfing and cards with ‘The Gang’. He always had a smile for everyone and loved to dance.

John is survived by his wife of 65 years Arlene, sons; Dwayne (Wendy), Darren (Renee), daughters Darcel (Mel), Denise (Bob), five grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

As per John’s request, there will be no service.


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From: Anne M Secord
Relation: Friend

To Arlene and family, I just wanted to send my condolences on John’s passing. I always enjoyed his company and great sense of humor. I know he will be missed. Sincerely, Anne Secord.

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