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Hans W. Soencksen

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Hans W. Soencksen Obituary
Soencksen, Hans W.
Falls Village, CT – Hans W. Soencksen, 86, of 46 Johnson Rd. died Monday evening February 26, 2018 after being stricken at his home. He was the husband of Alice (Nash) Soencksen. Hans was born August 24, 1931 in Brooklyn, NY son of the late Peter and Luise (Unknown) Soencksen.
Hans was employed as a train operator for the New York City Transit Authority. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Cornwall. Hans was an avid sportsman, and was still participating in bowling, skiing, and golfing.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children; Steven Soencksen of Elmont, NY; Kathleen Schwartz and her husband Terry of Plantation, FL; Diane Lauridsen and her husband Christian of St. Cloud, FL. Hans is also survived by his two grandchildren Ashley Bauman and her husband Brent and Ridge Lauridsen; and his two great-grandchildren Lyla and Lucas Bauman.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday March 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the United Church of Christ Cornwall 8 Bolton Hill Rd, Cornwall, CT 06796. Pastor Robert Pohl of St. Peter's Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will be in Grassy Hill Cemetery later in the spring. There are no calling hours. Flowers may be sent or donations may be made in Hans' memory to any veterans' organization or animal rescue fund of the donor's choosing. Arrangements are under the care of the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home 118 Main St. Canaan, CT 06018.
Published in Register Citizen on Mar. 2, 2018
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