John Soders, Jr., 83

February 23, 2021

John Soders Jr, 83, of Lancaster, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late John Soders Sr. and Viola Cooper. John was the husband of Maria Soders (Torres) with whom he celebrated 53 years of marriage.

John was an avid hunter, loved motorcycles having various throughout the years and was a lifelong fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. In addition, John retired from Lancaster General Cigar now Swisher Sweets after 15 years of employment.

John will be loved and missed by his surviving wife and 8 children, Onita, Donna, Viola, Pauline, John, Keith, Wade and Adam as well as his 18 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.

A private family viewing will be held at Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home and Crematory in Millersville on March 3, 2021 from 10-11 AM with interment being held at Conestoga Memorial Park.

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Condolences to the Family

March 03, 2021

Condolences to all the family may you find peace in the coming days Love to you all.
tim mowery

March 02, 2021

Good bye Ubcle Sonny, you will be missed. My thoughts and prayers go out too the family. Love you all.
Linda (Ness)Smith

March 02, 2021

So sorry to hear the news of John’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you Maria, and all the family. 
Kathy Herr

March 02, 2021

Dad you are a strong man and very tough. You’re going to be missed. And know that I love you just the way that you are.

March 02, 2021

Dad I will love you and miss you till I see you again. You will be missed by all. My loving”Pet Name” for you was “Grumble-butt”, lol. Love always, your daughter Onie.

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