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Sophie Rembijas

Sophie Rembijas of Mapleville, RI passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2011 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, RI. She was the daughter of the late Stephen and Katherine (Wojick) Polacek.

Sophie was a modest, caring and family oriented individual. She was a hard worker who enjoyed life. Sophie enjoyed reading, cooking, traveling and casinos

Sophie is survived by her son, Timothy Rembijas of New York, NY, as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Rembijas, 2 brothers, Steven and John Polacek, as well as 2 sisters, Katherine Hopkins and Mary Bonaconi.

Her funeral will be held Monday, November 21 at 9AM from the Brown Funeral Home 1496 Victory Highway, Oakland, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11AM at Our Lady of Good Help Church in Mapleville. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Pascoag. Calling hours will be held prior to the Mass from 9:30AM-10:30AM.

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Mr. and Mrs. Francis Rembijas November 20 2011 Dear Tim,

A friend of Fran's just sent us Aunt Sophie's obituary. We are so very sorry to hear that she passed away. You Mother was a wonderful person. Because of work constrants, Fran and I will not be able to attend the funeral. Please know that we are with you in spirit.


Kathy (Rembijas) Comery November 20 2011 Dear Tim,

Alan and I were very sad to hear of the passing of your Mom (my Aunt Sophie). I have fond memories of her and Uncle Joe at the family gatherings. Our sincere condolences.

Kathy O'Malley January 02 2012 Hi Tim,

It was by chance that I learned about your mom's passing, and I wanted to tell you how sorry I am. As you know, I loved your mother. I wish you and your family peace during the New Year.



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