Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 Lorain, Ohio
Sonja  Patrlja
Enjoyed Bowling And Working With Ceramics In Her Free Time
Age 72
Born: February 6, 1947   Died: December 1, 2019

Gluvna Shimo Hromada

Sonja Patrlja (nee Braun), age 72, of Lorain, passed away at the Mercy New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph on the morning of Sunday December 1, 2019. Born in Augsburg, Germany on February 6, 1947, she had been a resident of the United States since 1972.

A former parishioner of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, she was formerly employed as a production assistant at Lorain Products for twenty-five years.

In her free time, Sonja enjoyed bowling and working with ceramics.

She is survived by her husband of forty-seven years Michael, three godchildren, and brother Franz residing in Germany.

Sonja was preceded in death by her parents Franz and Maria (nee Mayer) Braun,  along with one sister and two brothers.


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Visitation will be Wednesday December 18th from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 a.m. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway, Lorain. Entombment will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens.

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