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Mrs. Sophia Elston

Thursday, June 2, 2011
2:00 PM until 4:00 PM
6:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc.
100 E. Main St.
Port Jervis, NY 12771

Friday, June 3, 2011
11:15 AM
St. Mary's R.C. Church
46 Ball St.
Port Jervis, NY 12771

Mrs. Sophia Elston
Oldsmar, FL and formerly of Port Jervis, NY

Mrs. Sophia Elston of Oldsmar, FL died Sunday, May 22, 2011 at Brookside Hospice House, Oldsmar, FL. She was 90.
She was born March 19, 1921 in Scranton, PA the daughter of the late George and the late Eva Michelizen Baran.
Sophia was married to the late Kenneth M. Elston he died August 22, 2006.

She was a member of St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Port Jervis and Espiritu Santo Catholic Church, Safety Harbor, Florida

Surviving are:
Daughter: Constance Pedone and her husband Terry Wolfe Oldsmar, FL
Son: Kenneth Elston and his wife June Tuscon, AZ
Brother-In-Law: Robert Elston Matamoras, PA
6 Grandchildren
6 Great-grandchildren
2 Great-great-granddaughters
Also Nieces & Nephews
3 predeceased brothers: Michael, John and Walter Baran
1 predeceased Granddaughter Kimberly Elston Kroeze
1 predeceased Granddaughter-in-law Tana Larson Pedone

Friends may call at the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 East Main Street Port Jervis on Thursday, June 2, 2011 from 2 – 4pm & 6 – 8pm.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 3, 2011 with a 10:30 AM Prayer at the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:15 AM in St. Mary's R.C. Church 46 Ball St., Port Jervis, NY.

Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Port Jervis, NY.

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit

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