Sophie Biluszczak, age 86, of Scandinavia passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca, WI.
She was born May 31, 1926 in Turka, Isaje, Ukraine. On March 6, 1948, Sophie married Harry Biluszczak in Bayreuth, Germany and they shared 65 years of marriage before his passing on October 16, 2012. She will be deeply missed by all of her loving family and friends.
Sophie is survived by: three daughters, Mary Kurylo of Ogdensburg, WI; Theresa (Bill) Lannyk of Waupaca, WI; and Julie (Duane) Javoroski of Waupaca, WI; grandchildren: Mark (Carie) Javoroski of Waupaca, WI; Michael (Amy) Kurylo of Weyauwega, WI; Diane (Phillip) Masey of Neenah, WI; Christine (Geff) Reynolds of Neenah, WI; Susie (Bob) Giefer of Waupaca, WI; Maria Kurylo of Ogdensburg, WI; William (Nicole) Lannyk of Weyauwega, WI; Nicholas Lannyk of Appleton, WI; great-grandchildren: Dylan and Addyson Javoroski, Phillip and Briana Kurylo, James and Adam Gaines, Bailey and Miranda Reynolds, Sammy Giefer, James and Malayna Lannyk; great-great grandson, Nathan Gaines; sister, Katherine Kolhan of Ukraine.
A Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 11:30 AM at the Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca, WI. Father Marian J. Bellin will officiate. A visitation will be held on Tuesday morning from 10:00 – 11:30 AM at the Holly Funeral Home. Burial will be at Sheridan Village Cemetery in the Town of Farmington following the service on Tuesday. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements. www.hollyfuneralhome.com