August 16, 1917 — January 30, 2018
CHARLTON: Sophie (Walbers) Therrien, 100, formally of Southbridge passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 30th, in the Overlook Masonic
HealthCare Center in Charlton, MA.
Her husband of 59 years predeceased her in 2004. She was born in Liege, Belgium, to Jean-Joseph Walter and Marie
Celine (Maltart) Walbers. An older sister and 2 older brothers all of Liege, Belgium, predeceased her.
Sophie was a World War II war bride arriving in Southbridge in 1946. She became a naturalized citizen in 1956.
She was employed by the American Optical for many years before retiring.
A private graveside service will be held in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
The Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
an online guestbook is available at www.BelangerFuneralHome.com