May 22, 2012
George Barnard Sordoni, 65, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2012, near Naples, Florida. Born in Wilkes-Barre on November 27, 1946, George was a son of the late Andrew "Jack" and Margaret Barnard Sordoni. George split time between Naples, Fla. and the Back Mountain area. He was an active member of the community and led a life dedicated to helping others. George was one of the founding members of the Luzerne Foundation, a board member of the Geisinger Foundation from 1973 to 2010, and has been on the Board of Wyoming Seminary Preparatory School since 1980. Surviving are his wife, Andrea Grosek Sordoni, Shavertown; four children, Sarah Bruno and husband, Matt, Sweet Valley; Samantha Sordoni, Shavertown; Nicholas Sordoni, San Francisco, Calif.; Abigail Sordoni, Bryn Mawr; one granddaughter, Ella Bruno, Sweet Valley; brothers, Andrew, William and Stephen Sordoni. A memorial service will be held Friday, June 1, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the Great Hall of Wyoming Seminary Preparatory School, 228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. The Sordoni family will receive friends following the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Wyoming Seminary Preparatory School, 201 N. Sprague Ave., Kingston, PA 18704. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home, Inc., 140 N. Main Street, Shavertown.
Published in Times Leader on May 25, 2012