Sonny Loughlin
Sonny Loughlin

Obituary of Sonny Loughlin

James Joseph "Sonny" Loughlin, aka "Jim," 86 of Indian Shores, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019. Jim is survived by his loving wife of thirty-one years, Joanne; 4 sons, James (Roxanne) Loughlin, III, Micheal Loughlin, Chuck Loughlin and Stan (Marlene) Burrows; 2 daughters, Julie Whiding and Sharon (Greg) Koshiol; daughter-in-law, Christine (Bart) Miller; and his sister, Marion (Russ) Venezia. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Keturah, James IV,  (Christie), Ryan (Chelsea), Kinzie, Sean, Max, Paige, Kyle, Kevin, Kegan and D.C.; great-grandchildren, Cash, Indigo, Xealla, Devin, and Darrian; a loving family of nieces, nephews, and cousins too numerous to mention in New York; and lastly, his dear friend, Ray Fuschino. Jim was an honorably discharged US Army veteran and a retired US Postal Service supervisor. He loved baseball and was extremely involved with the New York Yankees in a security position. Jim had the honor of being one of the first people to play on Legends Field in Tampa and attended "Baseball Camp" for many years. He was a loving, kind, and generous family man that will be greatly missed by everyone whose life he touched. A Celebration of his Life will be announced and held at a later date. The family has entrusted care and services to Loyless Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Suncoast Hospice/Empath Heath.