Sophie Mary Witzke

WITZKE, Sophie Mary

of Qualicum Beach, B.C. passed away peacefully on May 29, 2005 at the

age of 89 years. Sophie is survived by her daughter Lydia (Arthur)

Hoffman of Qualicum Beach, BC; 2 grandchildren Timothy (Elaine) of

Barriere, BC and their son Kristopher; Sandra (Larry) Clark of Red

Deer, AB and their daughter Gabrielle and sons Christopher and Michael;

7 sisters Evelyn, Rose, Patricia, Helen, Elizabeth, Margaret and Olga

and 2 brothers Elmer and George. Predeceased by her husbands Adolf in

1961 and Henry Witzke in 1994 and 2 sisters Annie and Caroline. Sophie

enjoyed gardening, homemaking, travelling and playing cards. She was a

member of the Catholic Women’s League for 64 years. A Funeral Mass will

be held on Saturday, June 4, 2005 at 10:30 am at the Church of the

Ascension, 887 Wembley Road, Parksville, BC. Reverend Father Josef

Kobos S.O.S. Celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donations in Sophie’s

memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. YATES FUNERAL SERVICE

& CREMATORIUM 248-5859 in care of arrangements.


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