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“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...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Mohan Singh - New York, NY

“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. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Mohan Singh - New York, NY

“Uncle you live on in my memory everyday we celebrate your life as you would want gone but never a condolence or memory.V ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Dolly Binda - Northport, FL

“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...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Alvin Gavin & Navin Pollard

“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...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Rajnee - Toronto - Great Niece

“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...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Steve Buye - North Port, FL

“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...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Nigel, Nadia and Nicole Cheddie and Margaret Sukhram - NY

“(1/2) Fwd: From:9175613091 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...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Robin and shyama - queens, NY

“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...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Taig Naipaul - Toronto, On

“Leave a condolence or a memory. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Taig Naipaul - Toronto,On - niece

“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...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Mohan & Champa Singh - NY

“"To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die." Thomas Campbell. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Muni, Rita. Leila, Sheila and Regan - FL

“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...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Dolly - Sarasota, FL - Niece


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.