Deaths Death Notices
SOBOTKA, Rose N.
SOBOTKA - Rose N. A longtime Niagara Falls resident, died Saturday, April 14, 2012 in Reno, NV. Born in Niagara Falls, Rose worked for the Niagara Wheatfield School District for some 30 years. She was an avid sailor with the late Chuck Burton, and enjoyed dancing, bowling and traveling. She met her husband, the late Erving Sobotka, while working at Carborundum. Their first several years of marriage were spent in Japan where their three children were born. In 1958, Rose and her family returned to the Niagara Falls area where she remained until 10 years ago. For the past ten years, Rose has been living in Florida with her daughter, as well as traveling between Niagara Falls and Reno, visiting with her family. Rose is survived by three
children, her son Dennis J. (Patricia), and two daughters, Debra (Tom) Robinson and Dora Wacker; a sister, Marie Martin; and four grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 AM Saturday, May 26, at St. Vincent de Paul Parish (formerly St. Leo's Church), 2748 Military Rd. Niagara Falls.