Obituary for John A. Soucia

John A.   Soucia
John A. Soucia, 95, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY died on Monday, August 27, 2018 at his home in Dover Plains. Mr. Soucia worked in the Maintenance Department at the Wassaic Developmental Center in Wassaic, NY.

Born on November 14, 1922 in Chateauguay, NY he was the son of the late Joseph and Marguerite (Gauthier) Soucia. On April 18, 1944 in Chateauguay, NY he married Beatrice Vaincourt who predeceased him on March 2, 2002. Mr. Soucia was a parishioner of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Dover Plains.

Mr. Soucia is survived by three daughters, Linda Pickering of Burke, NY, Sally Barton and her husband, Herbert, of Dover Plains, NY and Poppy Ganung and her husband, Peter, of Dover Plains, NY. He is also survived by a sister, Carol Boadway and her husband, Frank, of Chateauguay, NY; fourteen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, Mr. Soucia was predeceased by two sons, David and Donald Soucia, four brother, two sisters and a great granddaughter.

Funeral services and burial in Constable, NY will be announced at a later date. To send the family an online condolence, please visit

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