Eugene W. Sorick


Eugene W. Sorick, age 92, a native of Iowa and a resident of Gulf Shores, Alabama, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019.

Mr. Sorick was a U.S. Air Force veteran, a 50-year member of Valley Lodge 232 A.F. & A.M., Missouri Valley, Iowa, and a 50-year member of Valley Chapter 26 Order of Eastern Star, also a member of the Foley Masonic Lodge 766 and Foley chapter 142 Order of Eastern Star. He is Past Grand High Priest of Iowa York Rite Chapter Bodies.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Raymond and Helen Sorick; a brother, Gerald Sorick; a sister, Dixie Sorick.

Survivors include his wife, LaVera Sorick of Gulf Shores, Alabama; daughters, Angela (Don) Aronson of Honey Creek, Iowa, Jillian (Edward) Grube of Midland Texas; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Doris Sorick; and many other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from Oyster Bay Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 at 1 p.m. until time of the service.

A masonic service will be held at 2:30 at the church.

A celebration of Eugene's life will be held Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 at Oyster Bay Baptist Church at 3 p.m.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 2551 S. McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535, 251-943-2391,