Sophie Bodnar

Sophie Bodnar (Mueller)

Sunday, July 23rd, 1939 - Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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BODNAR, Sophie (nee Mueller), age 80, of Garfield, died on February 6, 2020. Born in Neuses, Bavaria, Germany, she lived there 23 years emigrating to the US in 1962. She then resided in Clifton before settling in Garfield 37 years ago. Sophie worked 30 years at Nabisco in Fair Lawn retiring in 2005, was a member of the Garfield AARP and Golden Agers, was an animal activist, and a benefactor to all veteran groups and children’s charities. She is predeceased by her husband, John in 2003, and several brothers and sisters. Sophie is survived by two children, Ute Mueller (Karen Hastings) and Ingrid Reus, four grandchildren, Jennifer, Christopher, Stephen, and Devi, three great-grandchildren, and three siblings, Lisa Gabrich (Bruno), Ludwig Mueller, and Hans Mueller. A Memorial Mass will be 11 am on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Our Lady of Mount Virgin Church, Garfield. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Wounded Warrior Project or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The Bodnar family is in the care of the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). Condolences/Directions visit aloiafuneral.com
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  • Service

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Our Lady of Mount Virgin R.C. Church
    Address
    188 MacArthur Avenue
    GARFIELD, NJ 07026
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    Memorial Mass

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Sirina kamieniecki

Posted at 09:54am
Sophie will forever be in our hearts. Her thoughtfulness and generosity made her the beautiful person that she was. From chocolate chip cookies, to chicken and polka dancing and everything in-between, she will always be remembered for the good times she shared with us. May Sophie forever Rest In Peace till we all meet again. We will miss you tremendously.
Sirina Kamieniecki and Rosa Mayer family.
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Rosa Mayer

Posted at 08:46am
With heartfelt condolences, ruhe in Friedan mein liebster Freud. Ich werde Fitch vermissen. Libe, Rosa M
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Kate Hastings

Posted at 02:14pm
My thoughts and prayers are with Sophie and her family, particularly Ute and Karen who helped her through her last days and her transition.
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rose mayer

Posted at 12:53am
Our Dear Sophie will be missed by all. As time waits for no one. She was always so caring and kind always remembering a Birthday with a special greeting and made you feel Special. so my mom 93 yr old Oma Rosa Mayer says and she will especially miss Sophie as she was one of her last friends she could communicate in Bavarian dialect. They always hung out together on their many Senior outings to Atlantic City. On one of my visits with them I still remember how Sophie just loved the ocean breeze and hanging by the beach. Then we would go eat at one of the many Buffets how she enjoyed just hanging out. She was always so much fun to be around. God Bless Her and may She Rest In Peace. Our heart goes out to Uti and her family . Rose ,Oma Rosa and Family.
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