Sophia Y. Bundle

Mrs. Sophia Y. Bundle, age 95, of Lopez, passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at the Highlands Care Center in Laporte, Pa.

Sophia was born in Plains, Pa. on July 1, 1918, a daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Pechulis Yudzeky. Her family moved to Lopez where she attended local schools and married Joseph Bundle of Mildred, Pa. on June 20, 1936. Joe predeceased her on May 9, 1999.

Sophia worked at the former Weldon Mfg. Co. of Lopez, Pa. and retired from Dushore Lingerie after many years of service.

She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church, Mildred, Pa. and enjoyed quilting with her quilting group. She most loved being with her grandsons and great-grandson.

Surviving are her daughter, Sylvia Ann (Gerald P) Dempsey of Dover, Del.; two grandsons, Jeffrey (Donna) Dempsey of Laurel, Md., Patrick Dempsey of Alexandria, Va.; great-grandson, Ryan Dempsey; brother, William A. "Vince" Yudzeky of Lopez, Pa.;

sister, Josephine Fedrow of Waynesburg, Pa.; sisters-in-law, Catherine Buck of Groton, N.Y., Mary (Joseph) Lamoreaux of Elmira, N.Y., Elsie Bundle of Dushore, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a grandson, Keith Dempsey, on June 18, 1972; brother, Edward Yudzeky; brothers-in-law, Stanley Bundle, Edward Bundle, Peter Bundle, Paul Bundle and John Bundle; sisters-in-law, Clara Bahr, Sophia Tracy, Helen Bundle and Ann Kramer.

A Transferal Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014, and will be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Mildred, Pa. with the Rev. Joseph R. Hornick, her pastor, presiding. Interment will be in St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the funeral home.

The family will provide the flowers and asks that memorial contributions may be sent to I.H.M. Parish, PO Box 307, Dushore, PA 18614 in her memory.

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Funeral Home

P. Dean Homer Funeral Home - Dushore
206 Water Street Dushore, PA 18614
(570) 928-8163

Published in Daily Review on June 6, 2014