Sophie (Skorupa) NotaFebruary 25, 1925 ~ September 1, 2017 (age 92)
Sophie Nota ( nee Skorupa ), 92 of Pinetop, Arizona, formally of Perth Amboy, passed into her Lord's hands in the early evening of September 1, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.
Sophie was born in Perth Amboy to Polish immigrants who came to America in 1911. Sophie worked forBambergers Department Store ( now Macy's ) for many years in retail sales before retiring to Tucson, Arizona in 1987, where she resided for 29 years before moving to Pinetop, Arizona to be with her daughter and son ~ in ~ law. Sophie was well known in the White Mountains as she enjoyed shopping and dining out with her family. She was recognized as "mom" in many local places.
She is preceeded in death by her devoted husband, Ralph Nota, Sr.,; cherished father of Debbie Grehl and Lori Ann Nota; loving daughter of John & Katherine Skorupa
She is survived by her beloved children Christina and her husband Jim Warren, Ralph Jr. and his wife Mary, and Michael Nota; adored grandfather of John Kaputa, Anthony, Jacob, Samuel Nota and 4 great-grandsons.
A celebration of her life was held on Saturday, September 2, 2017 while close friends and family were in town. A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 11 am at St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Arrangements were entrusted to the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy.