Leonard Jack Sodergren Of Sun City, Arizona

On December 28, 2020, Leonard Jack Sodergren of Sun City, Arizona, passed away at age 75 due to medical complications associated with COVID-19. Len was born on February 12, 1945. He was the son of Clifford C. Sodergren (d. 1978), a veteran of World War II and Josephine E. Corso Sodergren (d. 2006), the youngest of a family of Sicilian immigrants. Len grew up in Chicago Heights, where he attended Catholic schools. As a boy, he developed an appreciation for music through lessons on the violin and accordion. A part-time job caddying at Chicago Heights Country Club taught him the value of hard work in service to others and led to a lifelong love of golf.