Sophie A. Chmelewski, 86, of West Main Street, Plymouth, died on Friday, August 22, 2008 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
She was born June 26, 1922 in Plymouth, a daughter of the late Andrew and Caroline Mazur.
She was a member of All Saints Parish, Plymouth. Sophie was a graduate of Plymouth High School. She loved playing bingo.
She will be sadly missed by her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter L. Chmelewski Sr., in 1990; brothers, Ben, Joseph, John, Frank and Walter Mazur.
She is survived by son, Dr. Walter Chmelewski Jr., Raleigh, N.C.; daughters, Ann Griffith, Trucksville; Diane Glue, Sauerties, N.Y.; grandchildren, Justin and Matthew Chmelewski, LeeAnn Griffith, Kara and Mitchell Glue; great-grandchildren, Anthony Sauro, Gabriella Santis.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Piszczek-Desiderio Funeral Home, Inc., 70 East Main St, Plymouth, and 10 a.m. at All Saints Parish, Willow St., Plymouth. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Plymouth Township, Pa.
Visitation will be held at the Piszczek-Desiderio Funeral Home, Inc., Plymouth location, today from 5 to 8 p.m.