Sophia Lansaw Obituary

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Sophia Lansaw

February 3, 1924 - December 4, 2011
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Sophia V. Lansaw, 87, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away on Sunday, December 4 at Parkview Gardens in Fairview Heights. She was born on February 3, 1924 in Terre Haute to John and Stella (Yaunkauskitty) Armon. She married Gene Lansaw and he preceded her in death. Sophia was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church where she was active in several organizations. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, and playing golf. She was a member of the Women's Accountants Club (ASWA) and the Home-Ec Club. Sophia is survived by her children, Jean Coveleskie of O'Fallon, IL and William Lansaw of Cincinnati, OH; grandchildren, Katrina Bierman, Kassandra...
Sophia V. Lansaw, 87, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away on Sunday, December 4 at Parkview Gardens in Fairview Heights. She was born on February 3, 1924 in Terre Haute to John and Stella (Yaunkauskitty) Armon. She married Gene Lansaw and he preceded her in death.
Sophia was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church where she was active in several organizations. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, and playing golf. She was a member of the Women's Accountants Club (ASWA) and the Home-Ec Club.
Sophia is survived by her children, Jean Coveleskie of O'Fallon, IL and William Lansaw of Cincinnati, OH; grandchildren, Katrina Bierman, Kassandra Braidwood, Ashley Lansaw, and Alexander Lansaw; and great-grandchildren, Davis and Westin Bierman and Samantha and Isabella Braidwood.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters, Stella Burns and Annetta Wegh.
Visitation will be Friday, December 9 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. A mass of Christian burial will take place following visitation with Father Todd Riebe officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Alzheimer's Foundation of America. Online condolences may be made at www.thomasfuneralhome.net

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