Pat Sobeski, Canadian politician, Died at 64


Patrick Anthony Sobeski was born on July 25, 1951, and died on March 17, 2016, in Woodstock, Ontario.
He was a Canadian politician.
He has served as a member of the House of Commons of Canada from 1988 to 1993 and as mayor of Woodstock from 2010 to 2014.
Pat was elected in the 1988 federal election at the Cambridge electoral district for the Progressive Conservative party.
Sobeski ran in the 34th Canadian Parliament but lost to Janko Peric of the Liberal Party in the 1993 federal election, finishing with less than half of Peric’s votes, and even behind the Reform party’s Reg Petersen.
Also, he served as a municipal councillor in Woodstock, Ontario beginning in 2003.
The Canadian politician was elected as the mayor of Woodstock, Ontario in the 2010 municipal election, defeating incumbent Michael Harding.
Pat Sobeski was defeated by Birtch in a faceoff along with former Mayor Harding in 2014.
Pat Sobeski passed away at 64 yrs old.