Thomas Earl "Tom" Sorrell
Residence: West Lafayette, Indiana
Died: Sunday, January 12, 2020
Location: West Lafayette, Indiana
 
 
Age: 72
Date of Birth: Saturday, June 14, 1947
Birth place: Lafayette, Indiana.
Branch: Army
Service: Vietnam Era
Father: Wendelin F. Sorrell  
Mother: Martha K. ( Baker ) Sorrell  
Marital Status:
Resided in: Tom had lived West Lafayette, Indiana, area for the last twenty plus years, moving from the Monticello, Indiana, area.
Funeral Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Funeral Location: 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2020, Memorial Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Bishop Kevin Mumford of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - Day Saints of West Lafayette, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Private Family Burial
Visitation will be: A Gathering of Family and Friends will be from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Tom was raised in Smithson, Indiana. He was a 1964 graduate of Chalmers High School of Chalmers, Indiana. Tom had lived in the Chalmers, and Monticello, Indiana, area most all his life. He moved to the West Lafayette, Indiana, area over twenty years ago. Tom had served in the United States Army during Vietnam. He had worked at the former RCA Factory of Monticello, Indiana, and then went to work for O’Farrell Farms in rural Carroll County, Indiana. After leaving O’Farrell Farms, Tom, went to work at Purdue University of West Lafayette, Indiana, and then onto work for the West Lafayette School Corporation. Tom was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - Day Saints of West Lafayette, Indiana. He loved any type of car racing and car shows.
Special Services: Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, will be conducted at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2020, here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be to the Family. Enevelopes will be available here at the funeral home and at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - Day Saints, 3224 Jasper Street, West Lafayette, Indiana, 47906.
Marriage Information:
Survivors include:
Cousins,
Doris Knoll of Monticello, Indiana,
Joyeta Hale of Chalmers, Indiana,
Jack Hale of Chalmers, Indiana,
Carl (wife Jackie) Sorrell of Monticello, Indiana,
Penny Hefner of Morgantown, West Virginia,
Lisa Kornhauser of Morgantown, West Virginia,
Cindy Kornhauser of Morgantown, West Virginia,
Melissa (husband Steve) Bartlett of Idaville, Indiana,
Vikie Sorrell of Idaville, Indiana,
James "Jim" Knoll of Monticello, Indiana,
Jason (wife Melissa) Knoll of Monticello, Indiana,
Dwayne (wife Anita) Sorrell of Jacksonville, Florida,
Warren (wife Amanda) Sorrell of Selma, Alabama, and
Wendy (husband John) Galigher of New Bern, North Carolina.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Wendelin F. and Martha K. (Baker) Sorrell;

Maternal Grandparents,
John and Kathleen Hale;

Paternal Grandparents,
James R. and Della Agnes Sorrell;

Cousin,
John Sorrell.


Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.