Obituary of Sophie Shandro



 On March 17, 2019, Sophie Shandro of Andrew, Alberta passed away at the age of 89 years. 


Sophie will be sadly missed by her three sons, Raymond (Kathy), Robert (Chris) and Constantine (Elaine); one daughter, Elizabeth (David) Stachnik; four grandchildren, Christopher, Lauren, Joanna and Philip. She is also survived by 2 brothers Joe and David; along with numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and many friends. Sophie was predeceased by her husband John and her parents, John and Jennie Wasylynchuk. 


A Prayer Service will be held on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Autumn Rose Funeral Home (5036 - 51 Ave.) in Vegreville, Alberta. A  Funeral Service will be held on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Russo Greek Orthodox Church (north of Willingdon on SH857 to Twp Rd 574, West to RR153) - Shandro, Alberta with Archimandrite Gerasim Power officiating. Interment to follow in the Church Cemetery. In lieu of floral tributes, donations in memory of Sophie may be made to St. Mary's Russo Greek Orthodox Church, c/o Raymond Shandro, Box 322, Andrew, AB T0B 0C0.


Special thanks to all Sophie’s caregivers over the past several months.