Sophie P. (Czupryna) Gagne 94 of Ludlow died February 22, 2013 in a Chicopee nursing home.Born in Springfield, MA January 19, 1919 daughter of the late Walter and Anna (Lewek) Czupryna. A Communicant of Christ the King Church, she was a longtime sales clerk at Bradlees Department Store, and was a member of Local 1459 AFL-CIO. She was also a member of the Ludlow Senior Center and the Ludlow Golden Agers. She is the widow of Louis T. Gagne who died December 6, 2002. She is survived by her children Alice G. McKay of Ludlow and Thomas E. Gagne of Lemon Grove, CA a sister Stella Cristina of Ludlow, MA Grandmother of 4. Great-grandmother of 8. Sadly she was predeceased by siblings Steve, Stanley, Edek, and Frank Czupryna and Wanda Dore.
Independently Owned and Operated Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home and Cremation With Confidence by Kapinos-Mazur Care For The Community Since 1932
Funeral services celebrating her life will be Monday March 4, 2013 at 10:30 from the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home 64 Sewall St. Ludlow followed by a Liturgy of Christian offered by the Catholic Community of St. Elizabeth in St. John the Baptist Church 181 Hubbard St. Ludlow at 11 AM. Rites of committal will follow in Island Pond Cemetery.