Rosemarie Sopka

Rosemarie Sopka, 83, of West Main Street, Glen Lyon, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the Celtic Health Care Center, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

She was born in Nanticoke on May 6, 1930, the daughter of the late Stephen and Elizabeth Granda Butchkowski. She lived her entire lifetime in Glen Lyon, where she graduated from Newport Township High School.

She was a member of Holy Spirit Parish, Glen Lyon.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Peter Sopka, on Jan. 28, 1990; and her sister, Joan Kowalski.

Surviving are her daughters, Charlotte Santry, Glen Lyon; Kathleen Greenage, Fredericksville; Eileen McMullen, Phoenix, Ariz.; and Cynthia Ann Sopka, Allentown; son, Peter Sopka, San Francisco, Calif.; five Grandchildren, Suzanne Weimer, Charity Santry-Goss, Andrew Santry, Kathleen Santry and Gregory Sopka; and two great-grandchildren, Logan Goss and Maya Santry. One niece also survives.

Rosemarie will be sadly missed by her family.

Private funeral services were held at the convenience of the family. Interment was in St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Glen Lyon.

Arrangements were by George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 211 W. Main St., Glen Lyon.

Funeral Home

George A Strish Inc Funeral Home
211 W Main St Glen Lyon, PA 18617
(570) 736-6218

Published in Citizens' Voice on Apr. 22, 2014