Sophie Noga Ristoff

CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Sophie Noga Ristoff, 96, formerly of Warren and Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Cape Coral, Fla., following a short illness.

She was born Oct. 24, 1917 in Bardejov, Czechoslovakia.

Sophie was raised in Warren and after her marriage to Lambo “Sam” Ristoff, they resided in Cleveland before moving to Cape Coral.

Sam preceded her in death May 16, 1990.

Survivors include a sister, Mary Sotak of Howland; a brother, George (Carol) Noga of Warren; sister-in-law, Angie Noga of Niles; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by a sister, Ann Lasko, and three brothers, Paul, John and Joseph Noga.

She was entombed in Cape Coral.

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