Sophie Ann Wilganowski Budzisz, 82, of Bremond, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Hospice Brazos Valley in Bryan. A visitation was held Sunday, March 23, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. with rosary that began at 7:00 p.m., both at Bremond Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was held Monday, March 24, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bremond with interment that followed at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Services were officiated by Father Celso Yu. Pallbearers were Bernie Wilganowski, Kie Wierzbicki Jr., David Wilganowski, Steven Budzisz, Johnny Ray Wilganowski, and Charles Wilganowski. Honorary Pallbearers were John Paul Budzisz, and Richard Budzisz.
Sophie was born in Marlin, Texas, January 7, 1932 to Bill and Catherine Kuzniarek Wilganowski. She began her schooling in the McClanahan community. She graduated from St. Mary’s Parochial School in Bremond, Texas. She married Joe Marion Budzisz on November 22, 1952 in St. Mary’s Catholic Church.