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Sophie R. (Prokop) Thorson

January 19, 1937 ~ February 19, 2021 (age 84)

Obituary

Sophie R. Thorson (nee Prokop), 84, on February 19, 2021 of Mahwah. Beloved wife of the late David Thorson (1998). Cherished daughter of the late Edward Prokop (1990) and Stella Prokop (1998). Dear sister of the late John (1994), Tom (2004) and Harry (2019). Sophie is survived by her loving nephews Robert Prokop, Thomas Prokop Jr., and John Prokop, Jr. and her loving nieces Stella Dubee and Jennie Prokop. Sophie worked for William F. Dator. She was the past treasurer of Mahwah Elks Ladies Auxiliary #1941, past president of Mahwah VFW Ladies Auxiliary #7124, past treasurer and member of Suffern VFW Ladies Auxiliary #2973. Sophie was an extraordinary minister of the Holy Eucharist at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and active on several committees at the church. Organized, methodical and full of energy, Sophie was a devoted caretaker and worked tirelessly to complete the task at hand. Sophie had a zest for living and enjoyed an active social life. She loved spending time with her friends on day trips to Atlantic City.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, 109 Darlington Ave, Ramsey.

A funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 10 AM at Immaculate Heart of Mary RC Church in Mahwah.

Interment will follow at Mahwah Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
February 24, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home
109 Darlington Ave
Ramsey, NJ 07446

Visitation
Wednesday
February 24, 2021

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home
109 Darlington Ave
Ramsey, NJ 07446

Funeral Mass
Thursday
February 25, 2021

10:00 AM
Immaculate Heart of Mary R.C. Church
47 Island Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430

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