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“Our sincere condolences to the family, friends and loved ones of Dale Sochia. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Ross Funeral Home

“Dale will always be remembered for his kindness, wonderful smile and friend of the family. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Jim Lalonde/Gary Anderson

“Nancy and family, We are greatful for all the good times and happy smiles Dale has left for us to remember. Dale was an inspiration for us all. Jim...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jim Lalonde/Gary Anderson - Duane, NY

“Our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of Dale Sochia. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ross Funeral Home

“i was shocked and saddened to hear of dales passing he was a north country legend generous to a fault, a true blue friend,and a man to ride the river...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: robert d. robert - NY

6 of 8 | Posted by: Bill Lalonde - Potsdam, NY

“To all the families of Dale Having know Dale all of our lives we were very saddened by the news of his passing,,We have so many joyful (funny)...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Terry and Jean Davis - Potsdam, NY

“We are so sorry to hear this news Nancy. You and Dale both have brought many smiles and good memories to ours and both our parents lives. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Scott an Robin Lalonde - friend

Dale Gilbert Sochia passed away October 1, 2012 at Fletcher Allen Hospital after a brief illness, surrounded by his family. He was born May 25, 1939. He attended Parishville-Hopkinton CSD. He entered the United States Army in 1958 and was honorably discharged. He worked for the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Dept under Lefty Allen, then became a police officer for the Potsdam Police Dept. for over 20 years, retiring to becoming a local judge and Superintendent of Highways for the Town of Parishville. He was the pass Commander of the VFW in Potsdam and Potsdam American Legion. He loved working outdoors, enjoyed hunting, boating and being with his friends.
Dale is survived by Nancy (Schneider) Sochia, his four children Ivan Sochia, Carmela (Tim) Young, Yvonne (Robert) Howe, Kelly (Trevor) D'Amour, a sister Elaine (David) O'Brian, five grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two nephews and numerous aunts and uncles.
Per our father's wishes we would like to have everyone gather to celebrate his life on Saturday, October 6th from 3-7 at the VFW in Potsdam.
Arrangements are in the care of the Ross Funeral Home 2586 Route 11 Mooers. To share an online condolence or light a memorial candle, please visit www.rossfuneralhomes.com

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Ross Funeral Home
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