Dolores Marie SOBCZAK (nee MALKOWSKI). Age 85. Loving wife of Zygmunt for 65 years; dearest mother of Anita Hojnowski, Margaret Starner, Patricia Hamilton (Scott), Carol Sobczak (L. Paul Hood Jr.), Alice Sobczak, and Joseph Sobczak (Catherine); grandmother of Christopher Stangry, Matthew Hojnowski, Andrew Hojnowski, Jason Starner (Lynn), Kimberley Starner, Michael Hamilton (Kelly), Anne Hamilton, Russell Shiplet (Misty), and Liana Sobczak; and great grandmother of Brandon and Cameron Shiplet; sister of Joseph Malkowski (deceased); aunt and cousin to many. She was preceded in death by her parents, Adam and Emily Malkowski and her dear son, Joseph. Dolores passed away peacefully on March 11, 2014. Dolores was an active member of St. Bridget of Kildare Church in Parma, Ohio, and for the past seven years was a rosary maker in the Church’s Rosary Makers group. During her teen years, she was graciously and lovingly cared for by her aunt and uncle, Florence and Joseph Jurecki (both deceased). Dolores will be greatly missed by all who knew her and her loving heart and generous spirit.
Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, March 19 at 10am at St. Bridget of Kildare. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday 4-8 at Zabor Funeral Home 5680 Pearl Rd. Parma (between Ridge and Snow).
Messages of Condolence
My dearest cousins,
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Your mother was a wonderful woman – one guided by the light of our Lord, compassionate, caring, and always willing to help others. She lived and loved to serve God, and faced the tribulations of her lifetime with the deepest faith. Her greatest achievements are each of you, evidenced by the pride she had in your accomplishments.
Hers was a life well-lived.
I so understand the grief you are facing at her passing, yet know that she is with Joe, at last, and the Lord she loved with all her heart.
My love to you all,
To the family of Dolores Sobczak:
We are so very sorry for your loss. Your family has been a special part of our lives for more than 40 years. Our heartfelt prayers go out to each and every one of you.
Love and deepest sympathy,
Sandy and Carl Kranick and family
We were so sorry to hear about Dolores. She was such a wonderful & kind neighbor and always seemed to smile. We will miss her.
May God give you the peace you need in this most difficult time.
Sympathies and condolences to the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
My love and condolences to you and your family. Your mother’s legacy lives on in all of you.
If you need any thing at all, please let your Quadax family know. We are here for you.
Dear Ziggy & Family,
Please accept my condolences to all of you during this difficult time.
dear ziggy & family Cassie and Iwere profoundly sorry to hear of the death of Dolores. your consolation & ours is the fact that she is still with us in the communion of saints tom zabor
always keep Dolores in our prayers. malkowski family