Sova, Cecilia Rose, Freeland, Michigan

Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away on Monday, January 6, 2014 at HealthSource Saginaw. Age 93 years. The daughter of the late John and Mary (Przybylski) Belchak, Cecilia was born on December 16, 1920 in Forest Township, Michigan. She married Vincent Sova on November 15, 1941. He predeceased her on April 25, 1980. She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church and was a former member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family. Surviving are two daughters and seven sons, Tom and Roxy Sova, Freeland; Chuck and Loretta Sova, Colorado; Gary and JoAnn Sova, Freeland; Fred and Amy Sova, Frankenmuth; Connie and Ken Fowler, Freeland; Bill and Penny Sova; Saginaw; Dennis and Susan Sova, Saginaw; Tim Sova, Kingston; Kathy and Paul Wizner, Hemlock; 25 grandchildren and 44 great-grandchildren; one sister, Felicia Yascolt, Pinconning; many nieces and nephews. Cecilia was preceded in death by her son Stephen Sauve, a grandson Michael Sova, great-granddaughter Brooke Sova, her twin sister Lottie Maida, a sister Mary Sova and a brother Thomas Belchak. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Friday, January 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Freeland. Rev. Fr. Richard Jozwiak will officiate with burial at 2:00 p.m. in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Thursday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and on Friday at St. Agnes Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Agnes Catholic Church or Heartland Hospice.