Sonja I. Carfora of the Town of Newburgh entered into rest Thursday, September 15, 2016 at St. Luke's Hospital in Newburgh. She was 79.
The daughter of the late Emil and Edith (Borgerson) Gradin, Sonja was born August 4, 1937 in Queens.
She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Survivors include her beloved husband, Eugene Carfora at home, son, Steve Carfora and his wife, Anita, daughter, Ann Marie Stevens, sister, Ruth Strakele, grandchildren; Michael Carfora, Chantelle Gauthier and husband, Nathan, Natalie Stevens and Eric Stevens, great-grandson, Henry Gauthier.
There will be no public visitation. All services are private at the convenience of the family.
Please make a memorial donation is Sonja's memory to Hospice or Orange and Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550 or online at www.hospiceoforange.com