Sophie O. StickneyJune 22,2013
Sophie O. StickneySophie O. Stickney
Sophie O. Stickney, 90, of Rutland, died June 18, 2013, at Mountain View Genesis Center.
She was born in West Rutland, May 2, 1923, the daughter of Walter and Bernice (Hajduk) Orzech.
She graduated from Austine School for the Deaf in Brattleboro.
On April 26, 1952, she married Howard A. Stickney Sr. in Bennington.
Mrs. Stickney was employed by Lynda Lee Fashions for many years.
Survivors include three children, Howard Stickney of Rutland, Bernice Hoisington of West Farmington, Maine, and Sharon Stickney of West Rutland; a sister, Pauline Sutkoski of West Rutland; eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband in 1978 and a brother, Joseph Orzech, in 2012.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 27, at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in West Rutland.
Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Clifford Funeral Home.
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