Sohan Roopan Singh

  • Born: June 4, 1926
  • Died: March 5, 2015
  • Location: Port Charlotte, Florida

Roberson Funeral Home and Crematory

2151 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
Tel. 941-629-3141

Tribute & Message From The Family

Sohan Roopan Singh of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed Thursday, March 5, 2015.

He was born June 4, 1926, in Niesmes, West Bank Demerara in Guyana, to Etwaria Singh and Roopan Singh. Sohan was educated in Guyana and upon completion went to England to study law. He graduated from Middle Temple University, London as a Barristerat-Law. He met his wife Alice in London, was married, and moved back to Guyana. He conducted a successful law practice and his daughter Indira Rovita and son Hans Leonard Dilip Roopan were born. A stellar practice led to him becoming a Magistrate for the government. He presided over many important trials and government issues and was highly respected by his superiors and peers as well as the people he judged. He moved to Brooklyn, NY, and was admitted to the American Bar. He practiced law from 1975 until his retirement in 1992. He moved to Florida, in 1993, and enjoyed his golden years.

He leaves behind his daughter, Indira; son, Hans; sister, Ellen; and many nieces and nephews living in Florida, New York, Canada and England. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Viewing will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, March 9,2015. Indian Service and Cremation will be from 10a.m. until 12noon Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Roberson Funeral Home, 2151 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33948.

Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Homes & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I'm happy we shared so many happy memories and celebrated life! Thanks for all the good times!

Posted by Dolly Binda - FL - Family   March 05, 2021

I remember you almost every day
Life is never the same
Will always miss you

Posted by Dolly Binda - FL - Family   March 04, 2021

It is amazing how time goes by so quickly, hard to believe a year has already gone by since you left us.
You will always live on in our thoughts
Rudy, Champa, Sarb Anand Jaya, &Trikal.

Posted by Mohan Singh - New York, NY - Family   March 05, 2016

It is amazing how time goes by so quickly, hard to believe a year has already gone by since you left us.
You will always live on in our thoughts.

Posted by Mohan Singh - New York, NY - Family   March 05, 2016

Uncle you live on in my memory everyday we celebrate your life as you
would want gone but never a condolence or memory.V

Posted by Dolly Binda - Northport, FL - Family   March 04, 2016

Dear Uncle Sohan will be greatly missed. A true patriarch in the family. We wish we could be there however our parents are there in support. God bless.

Posted by Alvin Gavin & Navin Pollard    March 10, 2015

Dearest Uncle Sohan,

You will be greatly miss by all your Family and Friends and we will always cherish
The memories we have of you.

Love Always
Rajnee And Jeet Sewchan

Posted by Rajnee - Toronto - Great Niece   March 09, 2015

Dear Hans and family.
Sohan Roopan Singh had a full and interesting life. I wish that I could have met and spoken with him. I want you to know that my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Your friend.
Steve Buye

Posted by Steve Buye - North Port, FL   March 09, 2015

Dear Hans and Indira,
Please accept our deepest condolences on Uncle Sohan's (Buddy) passing. You are in our prayers.
It was an honor that he touched our lives, especially with such kindness and caring. He will remain in our hearts and memories forever.

Posted by Nigel, Nadia and Nicole Cheddie and Margaret Sukhram - DEER PARK, NY - great nephew and neices   March 09, 2015

Sent:Sun, Mar 08 15 6:40pm
Msg:Uncle Sohan you were love, you leave us too early Our deepest condolences to you r family and may your soul R.I.P

Posted by Robin and shyama - queens, NY - nephew   March 08, 2015

On behalf of the Naipaul family:Uncle Sohan will be dearly missed. He was a great leader and a well respected individual.Deepest sympathy to Indira and Hans.

Posted by Taig Naipaul - Toronto, On - niece   March 08, 2015

Leave a condolence or a memory.

Posted by Taig Naipaul - Toronto,On - niece   March 08, 2015

Uncle Sohan will greatly be missed. During the course of his life he touched the lives many individuals . Uncle Sohan was fun to be around yet at the same time maintained strict discipline . May his soul rest in peace.

Posted by Mohan & Champa Singh - richmondhill, NY - Nephew and wife   March 08, 2015

"To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die."
Thomas Campbell.

Posted by Muni, Rita. Leila, Sheila and Regan - Toronto, Pinellas Park, Lon, FL - Nephews and neices   March 08, 2015

Dear Uncle Sohan,

You were the father I never had and I thank you for all the years of advice and love you shared with me, you will live on forever in my heart, love always, Dolly

Posted by Dolly - Sarasota, FL - Niece   March 08, 2015