Sophie Sydia, aged 100 years of Central Butte and formerly of Moose Jaw, SK passed away on Monday, April 4th, 2022. Sophie was born on the family farm and received her education at Yemen School in Saskatchewan. She married her husband Alex in October of 1946 and together they raised their daughter Carol. Sophie moved to Moose Jaw after her husband’s passing in 1958 and was employed at Moose Jaw Co-op until her retirement. She enjoyed baking, music and was a Blue Jay fan.
She was predeceased by her husband, Alex; parents, John and Maria Denesik; and 12 siblings and their respective spouses. Sophie will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Carol Carr; granddaughter, Heather Carr and her life partner Brian Hughes; grandson, Ryan (Kristen) Carr; great-grandson, Ryan Jr.; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A Private Family Service will be held at Rosedale Cemetery in Moose Jaw, SK. Flowers are gratefully declined. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Sophie’s name may be made to the Allan Blair Cancer Centre c/o Pasqua Hospital, 4101 Dewdney Ave, Regina, SK S4T 7T1. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Todd Sjoberg, Funeral Director 306-693-4550