It is with great sadness that the family of Edwin Leroy Sorensen announces his passing on March 14, 2020 in Pensacola, Florida at the age of 81.
Born March 25, 1938 Omaha, Nebraska, Ed married in 1960 in Kansas City, Missouri and moved to Southern California where he spent most of his life. In 1965, he received his Contractor’s License and started “Sorensen Construction”. He owned several small businesses including motels, mini storages and a window company. Ed moved to Navarre, Florida in 2017 before he moved to Milton.
Ed will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Imelda of Milton, Florida, his daughter, Yvonne April (Dennis), of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, his only grandchild, James Lee (Mariya), and great-granddaughter, Lily Grace of Chumuckla, Florida, his two brothers, Herbert (Marilyn) Sorensen of Oregon and William (Pat) Sorensen of Nebraska, his step-brothers and sister, nephews and nieces and Judith, his ex-spouse, the mother of his two children. Ed was predeceased by his son, Edwin Leroy Sorensen Jr. and his brother Ramon Sorensen.
Edwin was laid to rest at the Serenity Gardens Cemetery 6208 Stewart Street, Milton, Fl 32570. Those who so desire may make a memorial donation in the memory of Edwin to the Saint Jude’s Memorial Giving, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.