Soucy, M.D. John C. Jr., of Wentzville, MO passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at the age of 81. John is the devoted husband of Mary Kay Soucy; dear father of John Soucy, Maureen Soucy; step-father of Roric (Michelle) Griffith and Sara Hitchcock; cherished grandfather of Chasity Rickey, Joseph Soucy, Heather Stout, Cheyenne Pfaff, Star Drazba and Evelyn Griffith; beloved great-grandfather of Chloe, Cameron and Roaric; dear brother of Joan (Bob) Hormberg. John is also survived by his nieces and nephews Janet, John and Bob Hormberg and Karen Effinger. He is preceded in death by his parents John C. Soucy Sr. M.D. and Katherine Soucy.
John was a graduate of Cathedral High School in Belleville, IL, University of Notre Dame and St. Louis University Medical School. Before practicing at the St. Charles County Clinic from 1972 to 1999, he practiced at Wind River Reservation in Wyoming and Cleburne, Texas. John was a member of St. George Catholic Church, St. George, Utah and St. Patrick Church, Wentzville, MO. He was the Faithful Navigator for the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, a Civil War Reenactor, a member of Sons of the American Revolution War, St. Clair Genealogy Society, the ACTS program at St. Patrick Catholic Church, the St. Charles County Medical Society and The Apaches of St. Clair County. After retirement, John dedicated his life to his church, volunteer work at hospitals and prisons and as a cobbler.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The John C. Soucy M.D. and John C. Soucy Jr. M.D. Scholarship Fund at St. Louis University School of Medicine.