Sophie L. Kuhn

November 05, 1913 - February 03, 2012 

Sophie L. Kuhn

November 05, 1913 - February 03, 2012 

Obituary for Sophie L. Kuhn

Sophie L. Kuhn, 98, of Toledo, passed away Friday, February 03, 2012, at Flower Hospital. She was born November 5, 1913, in Osceola Mills, PA to Edward and Veronica (Krechman) Glogowski. Sophie began her working career as a cattle rancher in Manitoba, Canada. She worked as a waitress at Grace Smith's until 1944, when she went to work as a waitress at the Hillcrest Hotel, where she worked for 46 years, until it closed. She waited on many famous people and movie stars, including Helen O'Connell, Liberace and Danny Thomas. Sophie was a member of St. Pius X Church. She is survived by her grandsons, Donald (Mary) Kuhn and Matthew (Mary) Carena; great-granddaughters, Carrie (Andy) Enck, Heidi (Carlos) Gomez and Anna (Brian) Coakley; great-great-grandchildren; Logan Coakley and Scarlett Gomez and brother, John Header. She is also survived by nieces, Carole (Daniel) Malczewski, Rosalie McPherson, Phyllis Kuhn, Iris Bidinosti and Maxine (Barry) Swank; nephews, John (Mary Jane) Header, Karl (Linda) Header, James (Bonnie) Header, Allen (Dorothy) Kuhn and John (Joyce) Kuhn and daughter-in-law, Patsy (Ron) Carena. Sophie was preceded in death by her husband, William Kuhn in 2009 and her son, Donald Kuhn Sr. in 1952. Friends are invited to visit from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m., Tuesday, in the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, 3000 Sylvania Avenue. Interment will follow at Toledo Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity.

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