Rosary for Mary J Kochis, 89, Parma Route 2, who died
Thursday, Feb. 17, at a Nyssa, Ore., hospital, will be recited at 4 p.m.
Sunday in Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Monday
in the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church,
Parma, by the Rev. Arturo Escobedo.
follow in Parma Cemetery,
She was born Feb. 22, 1893, at Gyor,
Hungary, to George and Mary
Varga. She came to Malheur, Ore.,
at age 20. She
married Andrew Kochis on Nov. 17, 1913, at Vale,
In 1934, they moved to the Arena
near Wilder. Her
husband died in January of 1950 and she moved to
Parma, where she has since resided.
She was a member of
the Parma Senior Citizens and of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus
and Mary Catholic Church,
She is survived by five sons, George of The Dalles, Ore.,
Steve of Wilder, Wendell of Twin Falls, Fred of Elgin, Ore.
and Anthony of South Dakota; two daughters, Mary Carney of Baton Rouge, La., and
Margaret Meng of Vista,
Calif.; a brother, Michael Varga of
Hungary; 17 grandchildren
and numerous great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, one son, one
daughter, one brother and one sister.
Friends may call at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel Caldwell,
from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday and from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday.