Obituary for Sophie K. Hanley Albany-Sophie (Kalandyk) Hanley went to her eternal home with Jesus Christ on December 24, 2018. Sophie was born on April 7, 1923 to the late Valentine and Zofia Kalandyk. She had 5 siblings. Prior to becoming a wife, mother, and homemaker, Sophie was an LPN and a key punch operator at the Alfred E Smith building. In 1953, Sophie married her loving husband, Eugene Hanley. Together they had 4 children, 5 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren. Sophie truly had an unwavering faith in Jesus Christ and was a devout Catholic. She was a longtime member of the Legion of Mary. And in 2000, Sophie and her daughter Mary Anne, traveled to the Vatican in Rome, Italy. She also loved watching Catholic broadcasting channel EWTN, especially Mother Angelica. Throughout her life, she maintained a sweet and loving demeanor that won the hearts of many. Sophie is predeceased by her parents, husband Eugene Hanley, her brothers- Walter, John, and infant Walter Kalandyk and sisters, Florence Kalandyk and Viola Sowinski. She is survived by her daughter Mary Anne, and sons Mark, Bryan (Susan), and George (Margot) Hanley. Her Grandchildren Bryan Hanley, Laura (Michael) Greenough, Joseph (Jenna), Patrick (Kayla) and Kaitlyn Hanley (Dale). Great-grandchildren Carson, Declan, Oliver Hanley, and Grace Greenough. Also, several nieces and nephews. And a beloved and devoted pug, Bernie. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to Sophie’s longtime physician Dr. Thomas Schumacher and the Eddy Visiting Nurses, especially Barbara Turner. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Sophie’s family Saturday, December 29, 2018 9:30 am to 11:00 am at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Albany, NY. Her Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 am. The Rite of Committal will be held at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery immediately following the Funeral Mass. To leave a message for the family, light a virtual candle, obtain directions or view other helpful services please visit www.McveighFuneralHome.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Sophie K. Hanley please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Visitation © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions DEC 29. 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 125 Eagle St Albany, NY, US, 12202-1718 Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before Sophie’s Visitation begins. Service © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions DEC 29. 11:00 AM Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 125 Eagle St Albany, NY, US, 12202-1718 Order Flowers for the Service Guaranteed delivery before Sophie’s Service begins. Cemetery Details Our Lady of Angels Cemetery 1389 Central Ave Albany, NY, © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Sophie K Hanley April 7 1923 December 24 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Albany, state: New York