Full Name: Gelu Sobaru
Date of Death: Thursday, April 28, 2022
Gelu Sobaru, 67 of Ciocârlia, Romania, passed away on April 28, 2022.
Beloved husband of Mihaela Zizi Sobaru for 42 years. Devoted father to Aileen Finnegan and Lucien Sobaru. Proud grandfather of Liam, Logan and Paige. Loving brother of Vica Barboi. Loving brother-in-law to Cristina and Marcel Braunstein. He also leaves behind son-in-law Brian Finnegan, soon-to-be daughter-in-law Alyssa Lurie, Mark & Jourdan, Grayson and Gavin Braunstein, Philip & Kelly, Henry, Vivi, & Oliver Braunstein, Elena and Lucian Barboi.
Gelu is preceded in death by parents Dimtru and Ilena Sobaru, Louis and Paula Enescu, and Mitica Borboi.
He graduated from Bucharest Construction Institute and worked at Turner Construction for 30 years as a Project Manager. He loved travelling, fishing, enjoying time with his children and grandchildren, and was a huge history buff.
Memorial donations in memory of Gelu Sobaru may be made to American Heart Association: