- Special Sections
WOONSOCKET- Sophie Rembijas of Mapleville, RI passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2011 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, RI. She was the daughter of the late Stephen and Katherine (Wojick) Polacek.
Sophie was a modest, caring and family oriented individual. She was a hard worker who enjoyed life. Sophie enjoyed reading, cooking, traveling and casinos
Sophie is survived by her son, Timothy Rembijas of New York, NY, as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Rembijas, 2 brothers, Steven and John Polacek, as well as 2 sisters, Katherine Hopkins and Mary Bonaconi.
Her funeral will be held Monday, November 21 at 9AM from the Brown Funeral Home 1496 Victory Highway, Oakland, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11AM at Our Lady of Good Help Church in Mapleville. Burial will follow in St. Patricks Cemetery in Pascoag. Calling hours will be held prior to the Mass from 9:30AM-10:30AM.