It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sophie Byrne on March 22, 2015 at Chilliwack Hospital at the age of 94. She is survived by sister Catherine Bescott and several nieces and nephews, predeceased by husband Thomas (Sept. 4, 2000), brothers Mike and John Gushta and sisters Anne Flebbe, Helen Dambrau and Carol Schierholz. Sophie was born in Stry, Alberta and was raised in Vilna, AB. She worked for the Chilliwack School District for 30 years. A Memorial Tea will be held at the Lynwood Retirement Residence at a later date. Online condolences may be offered at www.woodlawn-mtcheam.ca.
Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home
45865 Hocking Ave, Chilliwack, BC V2P 1B5. 604-793-4555