Sophie Lenz was born on November 16, 1922 in Holland Township, NJ. Her mother Katherine Piskunowicz was from Belarus and her father Justin Bellick was from Ukraine. Sophie was the fourth of eleven children. On Christmas Day 1941, Sophie married Leonard Lenz who was also from Holland Township. They made their home on the farm owned by her husband's parents in Holland Township. Sophie's love of gardening is seen at her home. Her days were spent outside planting flowers and trees. Sophie passed away on January 11, 2017 at her home, at the age of 94, surrounded by her loved ones. She is survived by her loving children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 10-11 AM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ. A graveside prayer will follow at the Bloomsbury Cemetery, Route 173, Greenwich Township, NJ. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in her memory to St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 1034 2nd Avenue, Alpha, NJ 08865. For more information or to send online condolences, please visit www.JohnsonWalton.com .
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