|Sonia A. Rothko Parvu|
Sonia A. Parvu, age 91, of Allen Street passed away Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011 in the Oneida Healthcare Center with her loving family at her side.
She was born on Dec. 20, 1919 in Bethlehem, Pa., a daughter of the late Frank and Sadie (Markova) Rothko and attended the local schools.
As a young woman she worked as an expediter at Buffalo Bolt Company. She later married John Parvu in Tonawanda and shared that union until his death in 1970.
Sonia enjoyed tending to her flower gardens and was an avid homemaker who loved life, friends and most of all family.
Surviving are her son, Craig and daughter-in-law, Judy Parvu of Vernon; as well as special friends from the neighborhood.
She was predeceased by her son, John Parvu Jr. in 1964, her husband, John Parvu Sr. in 1970, and her siblings, Charles, Walter, Frank Sr., Sadie and Anna.
Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 1-2 p.m. at the Malecki Funeral Home, Inc., 464 Sherrill Road, Sherrill. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, immediately following calling hours. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery, Oneida, NY. Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society , envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Malecki Funeral Home, Inc.
Sherrill, New York
Published in The Oneida Daily Dispatch on December 20, 2011
Saint Helena's Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Andrew L.
Record added: Dec 24, 2011
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