In Memory of




Obituary for Astrid Ingeborg Sobkowicz

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother Astrid Sobkowicz (Seger)
On Friday, January 19, 2024 at the age of 89 years.
Astrid was born on May 4, 1934 in Fort Frances, Ontario to Anna and Jonas Seger who had immigrated from Sweden.
On January 14, 1950 she married Walter Sobkowicz (The Barber) and together they built their home and raised their five children.
Astrid loved to garden and her yard was always full of flowers. She joined the Fort Frances Horticultural Society and was president for many years.
Astrid will be greatly missed by her daughter Linnea, son Konrad (Sue), daughters Renae (Bill), Sherry (Tom) and son Michael; along with numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Astrid was predeceased by her husband Walter, parents Anna and Jonas, siblings Emmy Gavin (Fred), Ina McVey (Jack), Ingrid Simmons (Fred) & Elov Seger; in-laws Mike & Olga Sobkowicz, Ann and Walter Dolk, Mary and Tom Charnesky, son-in law David Thiessen and daughter in-law Sue Foran.
A private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to Northridge Funeral Home Ltd, Emo, Ontario.