Gerald F. Socha Death, Man died of smoke inhalation and burns at age 70December 16, 2021
Gerald F. Socha Death, Cause of Death – County Sheriff’s Office says 70 year old Gerald F. Socha died of smoke inhalation and burns. The sheriff’s department says just after 10:30 Monday night, the Lancaster County 911 Communications Center received a call of a house fire at 18201 N.W. 84, in Raymond.
Once deputies got to the scene, they saw that the house was actively burning. The 911 caller, who was believed to be Socha, could not be located. Investigators say as deputies were searching outbuildings and the surrounding area, Raymond and Malcolm Fire Departments discovered a body in the house, along with two dogs who were rescued.