Died Sunday morning February 25, 2018 at his residence. John was born April 10, 1949 in Quincy, Illinois a son of John P. and Virgene (Barnhart) Sorenson. He spent the last 5 years as the CEO of Vestaron Corporation in Kalamazoo, MI. On September 8, 2007, he was united in marriage to Sue G. Griffith who survives. Also surviving, his mother Virgene; 2 children, John (Shiann Burnside) Sorenson of Boise, ID; Erin Sorenson of Kalamazoo; 2 step children Tara McCutcheon of Utah, and Kristoffer Rees of Indiana; 2 grandchildren, Hartley and Clayton Sorenson; 2 sisters, Patricia Burleson and Sheryl Mokrzycki, and 2 nephews. Private services and burial will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be directed to the Kalamazoo Humane Society. Please visit John's personalized webpage for directions, online guestbook, or to leave a condolence. Arrangements were made by the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St., www.langelands.com.