Donald Sobocinski, age 61, lifetime resident of Milford, and beloved husband to Rosemary Samperi Sobocinski, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 24, 2012.Born on December 9, 1950 in Milford, he was the son of Ann Antoniuk Sobocinski and the late Wallie John Sobocinski. Donald was employed in the blades department for many years at Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford. He was a dedicated member of the Milford Elks Club and the Moose Club at Stratford.Donald enjoyed traveling, martial arts and guitar playing. He was an enthusiastic player at the casinos and loved touring wineries with his wife, Rosemary. His greatest passion woodworking and he took pleasure in building furniture and especially toys for his grandchildren.In addition to his wife, Rosemary of 37 years, he is survived by his two daughters, Valerie Sobocinski Mallard of Milford and Jennifer St. Onge and her husband Bernard of MA and three cherished grandchildren, Matthew St. Onge, Joel Mallard and Maddalena St. Onge.Friends and family may call on Friday, July 27th from 5 to 8 pm at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460. Burial will be private.For online condolences, please visit www.codywhitefuneralservice.com.