Frank J Bonin Funeral Home Inc
542-544 N Wyoming St
Hazleton, PA 18201
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Sophia M. Awdakimow

Sophia M. Awdakimow Obituary

Sophia M. Awdakimow, 95, formerly of Hazleton, passed away Wednesday afternoon at her daughter's residence surrounded by her family.

She was born in Oakdale, daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Wydazynski) Kopchinski.

She was a member of the Parish of Ss. Cyril and Methodius at the Church of St. Joseph and was a member of the former St. Stanislaus Church, where she active with the Christian Mothers and pierogi workers.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Awdakimow, in 1989; a grandson, Joseph Awdakimow; and brothers and sisters, Cecelia Bartosevich; Irene Kopchinski; Helen Osif; Raymond, Joseph, Stephen and David.

She is survived by her children, Edward and his wife, Linda, Lattimer; Michael and his wife Bonnie, Drums; Marie Reiter and her husband, Gary, Indiana; Anthony, Hazleton; Ruth Moore, Chambersburg; Sonia Caso and her husband, Joseph, Hazle Twp.; Bonnie Mras, Hunlock Creek; Michele Derr and her husband, George, Hazle Twp.; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends and relatives may attend the Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Parish of Ss. Cyril and Methodius at the Church of St. Joseph, Hazleton. COVID-19 regulations will apply in Church.

Interment will follow in St. Stanislaus Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Frank J. Bonin Funeral Home Inc., Hazleton.

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