Obituaries: Olga Petroff

Olga (Suslenko) Petroff, 103, of Bristol, widow of Walter Petroff fell asleep in the Lord Monday September 19, 2016 at her home.
Olga was born February 20, 1913 in Waterbury, CT, daughter of the late Steven & Tekla (Passachnuk) Suslenko. Prior to her retirement she was employed by the former Bussman/ Ingrahams of Bristol She was an active member of Sts. Cyril & Methodius Orthodox Church, Terryville and a member of the Sisterhood of the Dormition of the Theotokos.
She is survived by a son, Stephen (Carla) Petroff of Manhattan Beach, CA; her daughters, Sonya and Marilou Petroff of Bristol; son-in-law, Francis (Patsy) Henrick of Sarasota, FL and Old Saybrook; grandchildren, Sasha (Nick) Thomas, Ashley (Jon) Thompson, Michael (Katrina) Henrick, Jon (Justine) Henrick, Stephen (Gail) Henrick, Cheryl Henrick and Karen (Bob) Tedeschi;, 18 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by her daughter, Barbara Jean Henrick, brothers, Andrew and Nicholas Suslenko, Peter (Charlotte) Suslenko, sisters, Mary (Guy) Duval, Anne (Marcel) LaRue, Helen (Louis) Alverides, Pauline Mudry, Christine Perbeck and Vera Zima.
Funeral services will be held 10:00AM on Friday September 23, 2016 at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Orthodox Church, Terryville on the corner of Fairview and Ames Ave. Burial will be in Sts. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery, Terryville. Relatives and friends may call at the church Thursday evening from 5:00 to 8:00PM. A memorial service will be held Thursday evening at 7:00PM.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Sts. Cyril & Methodius Orthodox Church, 34 Fairview Ave., Terryville CT 06786. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.competroff-olga