Sofia L. Elias(1965 - 2013)


Sophia Lisa Elias

Sophia L. Elias, 48, of Soledad, passed away peacefully, at home, Thursday, June 20, 2013.

Sophia was born May 11, 1965 in Salinas and was a lifelong resident of Monterey County. She was outgoing, friendly, loud, and passionate about her family. She will be deeply missed and loved forever.

She is survived by her daughters, Jennifer (Augustin) Elias of Bakersfield, Breana Holguin of Soledad; grandchildren, Joel & Isabel Brogdin of Bakersfield; sister, Estella Estencion of Castroville; brother, Ronnie (Maria) Holguin of Salinas; mother, Olga Holguin; nieces & nephews, Rene, Rick, Devin & Alexandra Estencion. She was preceded in death by her father, Alfred Holguin in 2012.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 25, 2013 from 4 to 7 pm at Woodyard Funeral Home in Soledad, followed with Rosary at 7 pm at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 10 am at Our Lady of Solitude Catholic Church in Soledad, followed with burial at the Soledad Cemetery.

Arrangements by Woodyard Funeral Home, 395 East St, Soledad, CA (831) 678-9100

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Published in The Salinas Californian on June 25, 2013