John Michael Sudol

Sudol, John Michael SAN DIEGO -- John Sudol, 60, passed away January 13, 2014 in San Diego. Born in Alexandria, VA, John graduated from Virginia Tech and followed his college sweetheart, his wife Gayle, to California. He worked for EPA in San Francisco and moved to San Diego in 1981 where he worked as a Civil Engineer for the Dept. of Navy. Well- respected in his field, he chose to retire in April 2012. Real estate fascinated John and he had much success as an investor. A dedicated Padres and Chargers fan, he loved baseball and coached his children's teams. He loved rock concerts, his rescue dogs; enjoyed swimming, movie nights, church and most of all, being a husband and father. He is survived by his wife, Gayle; children, Jeff, Matt and Megan; and sister, Linda Sudol. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 1st at 2 p.m. at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, San Diego. Give Life, be an organ donor.

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Jan. 26, 2014