William "Swede" Sorba
WILLIAM “Swede” SORBA
William, 88, of Oakdale, passed peacefully on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
He was born March 6, 1929, in Nora, Saskatchewan, Canada to Nellie and Philip Sorba.
Mr. Sorba was a 44 year member of the Centennial Lafayette Freemason AM Lodge No. 544
and the International Union of Operating Engineers Local Union #66.
Surviving are beloved wife of 56 years, Marsha Hastings Sorba; children, William Sorba, Beth (Mark) Jesowicz and Greg (Maureen) Sorba; cherished pop pop of Hannah and Emily Jezowicz, Collin, Logan and Molly Sorba. He is also survived by his siblings, Paul Sorba, Teena Prosko, John (Joyce) Sorba and Cassie (Arnie) Johanson and a number of nieces and nephews.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held Sunday at 1:00 p.m. in the Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc., 5000 Noblestown Road, Oakdale (724-693-2800).
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.