January 26, 2011 ~ February 15, 2011
Sofia Isabella Dente of Copley born January 26 2011 passed away peacefully at home in her parents' arms on February 15 2011. In her short life Sofia inspired faith hope and love to many leaving her small yet powerful footprint on the world. She is preceded in death by her grandparents Richard D. and Margaret E. Dente both formerly of Copley and her cousin Jamie Marie Warren. Sofia is survived by her parents Lori and Michael Dente; grandparents Jacqueline Zambarano Sylvester (Sandy) Zambarano; aunts Judy (Robert) Sours Peggi (John) Yurkschatt Catherine (Jim) Warren and Lisa (Tim) Morrison; uncles Pat (Sheri) Dente and Mark (Sharon) Dente; many cousins great-uncles great-aunts family and friends. Sofia's family would like to thank the nursing staff at Akron Children's Hospital NICU for their loving care especially Laurie Julie Mary Ellen Mary Lou Niki and Jennifer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 AM on Monday February 21 2011 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church 164 W. Market St Akron. Interment in Copley Township Cemetery. Friends may call at the Hummel Funeral Home COPLEY 3475 Copley Rd on Sunday February 20 from 3-7 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Reinberger Family Center at Akron Children's Hospital 1 Perkins Square Akron OH 44308 (330) 543-8340.