Sonja Shepherd

Sonja possesses the ability to listen and understand, and wants to ensure you that your wishes will be reflected for your spiritual, traditional or same gender wedding ceremony. She’s also fluent in English and German. Sonja moved from Adelaide, Australia to Oshawa, Canada as a teenager. After attending Durham College of Applied Arts and Technology, Sonja worked in law offices and as a Freelance Conveyancer for 29 years. Since 2001, Sonja has worked at a cancer support centre in Oshawa, providing emotional peer support to cancer patients and their families. Her free time is happily filled with activities involving her mother, two adult children and their spouses, and her four precious grandchildren.

Request Sonja Shepherd

Areas served

Ajax, Ashburn, Blackstock, Brooklin, Bowmanville, Claremont, Courtice, Nestleton, Newcastle, Oshawa, Pickering, Port Hope, Port Perry, Raglan, Scarborough, Seagrave, Whitby


Julie and Dave
Just had Sonja (Shepherd) as our officiant for our wedding. She was brilliant. Our wedding was super casual at our house and Sonja was perfect. She is a lovely, genuine lady. I highly recommend her for future brides/grooms. :)