After serving in the U.S. Army, the Army Air Corps and the Merchant Marine during World War II, Mr. Soroka was part-owner/operator of J&S Aluminum until retiring in 1993. He is a member of the Western Reserve Chapter of the American Merchant Marine Veterans and American Legion Post 15.
Mrs. Soroka is a homemaker and served for more than 20 years as a volunteer at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown. She is an active member of the Infant Jesus of Prague, a member of the Legion of Mary, the Altar Rosary Society and served as president of Seton Circle. She is the current president of Junior Seton circle.
Their family includes Shelly and Dave Courtney of Canfield, Geri and Ed Freeze, Chip and Tammy Soroka of Boardman, Rob and Joyce Soroka of Mentor, and Renae and Bud Strohmeyer of Aurora. Rounding out the family circle are 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown was the setting on July 20, 1949, when the former Geri Meyers and Daniel Soroka were united in marriage. They are currently members of St. Christine Church in Youngstown.
MR. and MRS. DANIEL SOROKA JR.