Shirley J. Sokolowski, age 46, of Penn Yan, N.Y. passed away on Saturday (November 17, 2018) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.Y.
A gathering honoring and celebrating her life will be held at the convenience of her family.
Memorial donations may be made in Shirley’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 1120 S. Goodman St., Rochester, NY 14620.
She was born August 20, 1972 in the Town of Urbana, N.Y., the daughter of the late, Stephen and Arlene Kohl Sokolowski. Shirley had worked as a CNA at the Penn Yan Manor and then worked in the bakery for many years for P&C and Tops in Penn Yan. Shirley enjoyed crocheting, reading, doing puzzle books, fishing and cooking. Above all Shirley loved to spend her time with her family.
Shirley is survivied by her children Tyler Sokolowski and Jessica Sokolowski; granddaughter, Nyellie Nemeth-Sokolowski; siblings Rick Sokolowski, Cindy Woodard, Keith Sokolowski, Kyle Sokolowski, and Michele Sokolowski; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Shirley was predeceased by her sisters Elgerine Marie Hemer and Laurie Thompkins.