Edwin Monroe Soble, Jr.

June 15, 1942 - February 19, 2022

Edwin Monroe Soble, Jr., of Hastings NY, passed away Saturday February 19th in Cape Coral FL at the age of 79. Eddie was born in Parish, NY on June 15, 1942 to Lucy and Edwin Soble, Sr.

He is survived by his wife and lifelong best friend, Janice Soble; children, Ted (Mary) Soble, Karen (Dan) LeClair, Becky Soble Mezger; as well as twelve grandchildren and twenty- three great grandchildren.

Eddie was an avid carpenter and custom home builder. He enjoyed spending time with the people he loved. Being an outdoors man, he also spent much of his free time hunting, fishing and golfing. Eddie was incredibly patient and loved to teach anyone who was willing to learn. He enjoyed going for drives to visit the Amish community and supporting local business. He will be forever missed.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Victory Bible Church which will be forwarded to a charitable organization of the family’s choice: Victory Bible Church, 255 Hungry Lane, Central Square, NY 13036.

Private family services will be held.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. John Sobotka jr. Feb 21, 2022 at 8:42 pm

    Dear Janice, Ted, Karen , Becky and Families.,
    It is HeartBreaking to know that Ed is gone, I remember all of you living on Elderberry Lane as all of us kids were in school somewhat together. It is with all my sorrow and love that I say “I am deeply sorry that He is gone” May He rest in Peace .

  2. Jill Lee Feb 22, 2022 at 6:14 am

    Rest In Peace Edwin. You will be missed.
    Jill, Central Square Lab

  3. Michelle Jennings Feb 22, 2022 at 8:13 am

    Janice and family, I am so sorry for the loss of Ed. He was definitely one of my favorite clients to work with. He had a great sense of humor and was just genuinely kind. Both you and Ed are just amazing people and have passed that down to your children. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you and I am honored to have known Ed.

  4. Joanne Leach Feb 22, 2022 at 10:15 am

    Janice and Becky,
    Bob and I are truly sorry to hear of this. You and Ed were a perfect match and we know how much you loved each other and will miss him. We are keeping you in our prayers.
    Joanne Leach

  5. Frank & Linda Kisselstein Feb 22, 2022 at 2:38 pm

    Janice and Family…..So sad to hear about Ed, we will always remember the fun we had when we were neighbors. He was a great guy and will surely be missed by all who knew him.

  6. Irene DeCirce Feb 22, 2022 at 3:35 pm

    Dear Janice and family,
    So sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. Heartfelt sympathy to you and the family.
    Irene and Jerry DeCirce

  7. Marie Green Feb 22, 2022 at 6:21 pm

    I am sorry to hear of Ed’s passing…his easy smile will always be remembered as will be his and Janice’s legacy..a fine family..blessings to all

  8. Fred Beardsley Feb 22, 2022 at 8:06 pm

    So very sorry Ed was a good man and a good friend.

  9. Dwayne and Doris Root Feb 22, 2022 at 8:37 pm

    Janice and family we are so sorry to hear of Ed’s passing he was truly a wonderful person and we enjoyed his humor.

  10. Brenda Anderson Feb 22, 2022 at 10:07 pm

    Ed was such a wonderful man. Roger dearly loved playing golf with him and just talking to him. He will surely be missed.

  11. Barb and Mark Cowles Feb 23, 2022 at 9:58 pm

    Janice and family,
    We are truly saddened to read of Ed’s passing, he was quite the gentleman and will be missed by all those who knew him. You’re in our thoughts and prayers…

  12. Vivian Feb 25, 2022 at 3:39 pm

    Janice and family. Eddie will be missed and forever lived. He left a grand legacy, his family. Rest In Peace and run on the streets of Gold.

  13. Carolyn adn Gary Fairbanks Feb 26, 2022 at 2:24 pm

    we feel honored to have known Eddie for all these Years.Gary always thought of him as his best friend not only his brother in law

  14. Diane Pachoud Feb 27, 2022 at 4:35 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss Ed was an amazing man..My thoughts and prayers to you all…❤️❤️❤️❤️

  15. Curt Vollmer Feb 28, 2022 at 7:10 am

    My condolences.
    I worked with Ed a short time years ago. He was indeed willing to teach anyone wanting to learn.
    May he rest in peace..

  16. Randall E Smith Feb 28, 2022 at 8:37 am

    Sorry for your loss. Ed was a great guy and will be missed. I learned a great deal from him about carpentry and about life. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

  17. Robin Currier Feb 28, 2022 at 10:03 am

    So sorry for your loss. I was glad to been friends with Becky to enjoy such wonderful parents. Thanks Janice for you and Ed helping me with the sports. He will surely be missed and Becky hope now we can keep in touch missed you at reunion.

  18. Dave f Mar 1, 2022 at 2:52 pm

    So sad 2 hear that U. Eddie has passed. All the gr8 times our families have had will never be forgotten. Up in Cranberry 4 the reunions or around the campfire or table Gr8 conversations & always laughter. p.s. D0N’T smell the cake

  19. Maureen’. Richardson Mar 5, 2022 at 11:37 pm

    My thoughts and prayers will be with
    You and your children tomorrow Love you all

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