CONNOVITCH, Sophia M. (Parich,) 86, a Moon Township resident since 1956, passed away on Monday, May 26, 2008, in Friendship Ridge.
She was born in Follansbee, W.Va. on November 24, 1921, one of three children born to the late Samuel and Sophia (Zateslo) Parich.
On October 15, 2003, she was preceded in death by her husband for 57 years, Joseph Connovitch.
Mrs. Connovitch was a faithful member of St. Elijah Serbian Orthodox Church.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her sister, Dolly Stock.
She is survived by her two loving children and their spouses, Joseph S. Connovitch and wife, Anne, of Elizabethtown, Pa. and Jayne E. McGee and husband, Kevin, of Crescent; two cherished grandchildren, Jayme McGee and Austin Connovitch; and one brother, Samuel Parich of Weirton.
Visitation Wednesday 6-9 p.m., Pomen Service at 7 p.m. at Copeland’s Moon Township, 981 Brodhead Road, where service will be held on Thursday 10 a.m. with Father Stevan Stepanov officiating.
Burial will follow in St. Elijah Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial donations to St. Elijah Serbian Orthodox Church, 2200 Irwin Street, Aliquippa, PA 15001.