Robert Thomas Soper

Robert T. Soper
Suffolk - Robert Thomas Soper, 82, passed away at his home surrounded by his family June 30, 2013. He was the son of the late Joanna Hirschbock and George Raymond Soper.
He was a Navy veteran and retired from Norfolk Naval Shipyard as a radar technician.
He is survived by three daughters Heather Soper Cage of Chesapeake, Mary Catherine Soper of Suffolk, Johanna Soper of Cocoa Beach, FL; sons David Mizelle and wife Kristin of Richmond, VA, John Soper of Suffolk, and Rober T. Soper, Jr. of Cocoa Beach, FL; grandchildren Cameron Cage, Jason O'neal Soper and Courtney Soper-Alexopoulos.
A funeral will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, July 6, 2013 in the R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, 509 W. Washington St. Suffolk VA 23434. The family will receive friends in the funeral home Friday, July 5, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301. Condolences may be registered at


Funeral Home

R.W. Baker Funeral & Co.
509 W. Washington St. Suffolk, VA 23435
(757) 539-4691

Published in The Virginian Pilot on July 2, 2013