Longtime resident, medical science liaison at Merck & Co.
Donald T. Soja, 74, died peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Nashoba Valley Medical Center. He had lived in Harvard since 1974.
Born May 26, 1946, son of the late Peter and Stella (Simonich) Soja, Donald was raised in Chicopee and graduated from Cathedral High School, class of 1964. He continued his education at Northeastern University, earning a Bachelor of Science. He was a senior medical science liaison at Merck & Co. pharmaceuticals, retiring in 2011.
Donald is survived by his loving brothers, Martin Soja and wife Ann Marie of Tiburon, California; David Soja and wife Vicki of Longmeadow; and Peter John Soja and wife Lynn of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Funeral services and burial in Calvary Cemetery were held privately with family.