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Daniel Soncha

Daniel Soncha

SUWANEE Daniel Soncha Daniel Soncha, 61, of Suwanee, GA, lost his battle with cancer on January 10, 2014 after a courageous year long fight. Dan attended Bayonne High School in New Jersey and gained notoriety for his track prowess and was captain of his track team. He attended Georgia Tech and graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration and worked for Alchem Chemical Company. He was an avid golfer and was a long time member at Berkeley Hills Country Club before joining St. Marlo Country Club. Dan is preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Victoria Soncha and sister, Geraldine Teschic. He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Barbara Soncha of Suwanee; daughter Keegan Soncha of Cheshire, Connecticut; brother, Andrew R. Richard Soncha of Torrington, Connecticut and nephew, Andrew R. Soncha, Jr.; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, John and Brenda Riordan and nephew Bryce and niece Alexis Riordan. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 6:00 pm at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home in Peachtree Corners, Georgia. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service with a dessert reception to follow the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital (www.stjude.org), 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, in memory of Dan Soncha. Online condolences may be expressed at www.crowellbrothers.com. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 5051 Peachtree Ind. Blvd., Peachtree Corners, GA 30092, (770) 448-5757.