In Memory of




Obituary for Sophie Gevevieve Brown

BARRE – Sophie G. (Bodzinski) Brown, 95, passed away at home on Sunday, November 18, 2018. She was born in Chicopee, MA, the daughter of the late John and Helen (Plejzharowicz) Bodzinski. Sophie married Abraham M. Brown and they enjoyed 47 years of marriage until he passed away in 1991. Sophie was the last surviving member of her siblings, having been predeceased by her eight brothers and sisters.

Sophie enjoyed gardening, playing casino games, and attending town band concerts. She loved cooking for her family and watching her grandchildren and great-grandchildren participate in sports and music. Sophie especially enjoyed caring for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, particularly after her husband passed away.

Sophie is survived by her four children, Priscilla Lamson of Crestview, FL, Martin Brown and his wife Anna of Barre, MA, William Brown and his wife Nancy of Barre, MA, and Bradley Brown of Barre, MA and six grandchildren, Valerie Loiocano and her husband Larry of Crestview, FL, Geoffrey Lamson and his wife Takako of Oahu, HI, Christine Morrison of Hubbardston, MA, Amanda LaRoche and her husband Shawn of Barre, MA, Jason Brown and his wife Toni of Barre, MA, and Todd Brown of Hardwick, MA. She is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A calling hour will be held Monday, November 26,2018 from 10:00 -11:00AM in Pillsbury Funeral home, 96 South Barre Rd, Barre, MA. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM in the funeral home. Burial will follow at Glen Valley Cemetery 466 Valley Rd, Barre, MA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to the Barre EMS Box 430 Barre,MA.01005. For an online tribute and guestbook please visit: