Sophia Antonia Pasteris

Jan. 2, 1915 - March 24, 2008

Sophia Antonia Pasteris of Oconomowoc, formerly of Joliet, Ill., died Monday, March 24, 2008, at Shorehaven Health Center in Oconomowoc. She was 93. Sophia was born Jan. 2, 1915, in Joliet, to Walter Figlewski and Mary (nee Ugorowski).

Sophia married James P. Pasteris. She was a cook for the Joliet Public School System for many years. She belonged to St. Jerome Catholic Church in Oconomowoc.

She is survived by her children, Linda (Tim) Brock of Oconomowoc and Robert (Gail) Pasteris of Delaware; sister, Jenny Karruckas of Joliet; sister-in-law, Ann Pasteris of Joliet; grandchildren, Lori (Lou) Kowieski of Oconomowoc, Michael (Alison Barnes) Brock of Georgia and Melissa (Nicolae) Anton of Maryland; and great-grandchildren, Megan, Sawyer and Quinn Kowieski.

Sophia was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two brothers, Edmund and Eddie Figlewski.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. service Saturday, March 29, in the Shorehaven Tower Chapel, 1305 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. The Rev. John Yockey will officiate. Burial will be at La Belle Cemetery.

Memorials to the St. Jerome glass window fund are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 567-4459, is serving the family.