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Sophie (Zdunek) Soriano

April 6, 1927 ~ November 26, 2023 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Sophie Soriano Obituary

Sophie Soriano, 96 , of West Mayfield, passed away on Sunday November 26, 2023 in her home, surround by her loving family.

Born on April 6, 1927, in Beaver Falls, she was the daughter of the late Adam and Mary Ann (Mihlowski) Zdunek. Sophie was a banquet room waitress at the Holiday Inn and was also a member of the former St. Philomena Roman Catholic Church currently St. Augustine’s Roman Catholic  Church. 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Roger Soriano, Sr.; brothers, Leo and Zig Zdunek; and sister, Gennieve “Jenny” Orosz.

Sophie is survived by her son, Roger Edward Jr. (Marian) Soriano, of Annapolis, Maryland; daughters, Linda Vono, of West Mayfield, and Debbie Ann (Philip) Fatula, of Patterson Heights; six grandchildren  Kim and Lou Swoager, Gretchen and Jordon D’Atri, Sam Fatula, Sarah Souza, Jennifer Barber, and Jon Henderson numerous great-grandchildren, a sister-in-law and  brother-in-law,  Eleanor Soltesz and Robert Phillips, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Friday from  2-5 PM in the HILL AND KUNSELMAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.-3801 4TH Avenue, College Hill,, where prayers will be recited Saturday at 9:20 AM.  A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday at 10 AM in the St. Augustine’s Catholic Church ( St. Monica Parish)  Roman Catholic Church- 116 Thorndale Drive, Chippewa Township.

Interment will take place in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, PA.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests to have memorial contributions go to Good Samaritan Hospice Care though the CLM Foundation office at 724-352-1571 Ext. 8363, located at 148 Marwood Road, Cabot, PA 16023 or Concordia Lutheran Ministries@

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December 1, 2023

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Funeral Home (Chapel A)
3801-4th Avenue
Beaver Falls, PA 15010

Mass of Christian Burial
December 2, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Augustine Parish ( St Moncia )
116 Thorndale Drive
Beaver Falls, PA 15010


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