OLEAN - Sophie Alice Hirliman, infant daughter of Angelica Baird and Patrick Hirliman, died at birth Wednesday (March 12, 2014) at Olean General Hospital.
Surviving, besides her parents, are her maternal grandparents, Linda and Joseph Porcuri; maternal great-grandparents, Madeline and William Brogan; a maternal aunt, Nicole Baird; two maternal uncles, Joseph Baird and Xavier Rivera; her paternal grandfather, Richard (Eileen McConnaughey) Hirliman; her paternal grandmother, Shannon (John Kranitz) Barth; a paternal great-grandmother, Brenda Paar; a paternal great-great-grandfather, Domonic Rickicke; three paternal uncles, Derek Eaton, Greg (Traci) Hirliman and Joey Paar; and two paternal aunts, Braelyn Eaton and Beth Nutt.
"Sometimes we need an angel to guide us along the way, to keep hope in our heart and watch over us while we pray."
Friends are invited to a Mass at 10 a.m. Friday (March 14, 2014) in St. Mary of the Angels Church. Father David Tourville, assistant pastor, will be celebrant. Burial will be at St. Bonaventure Cemetery in Allegany.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to Joyful Rescues, 1319 Turock Drive, Cuba, NY 14727.
Arrangements are under the direction of Guenther Funeral Inc., Olean.