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Sophia Cornelia Holodnik

December 7, 1966July 4, 2020

Sophia Cornelia Holodnik was born on December 7, 1966 and passed away on July 4, 2020 and is under the care of Gates, Kingsley & Gates Smith Salsbury Funeral Directors.

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Sophia Cornelia Holodnik

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Todd Komarnicki

July 31, 2020

Funny, smart, intuitive, creative, feisty, open, compassionate, deeply human and humane...Sophy, I miss you. Thank you for always being a co-dreamer with your clients. For caring as much about their characters and stories as they did. And for offering your ideas with freedom and without ego. May Chloe, and all those whose hearts have been broken by your loss, find comfort in the memories of all that you gave us. Peace and God bless you, Sophy...


Kameron Tarlow

July 31, 2020

Sophy was my first boss in the industry. She was a vocal champion of mine from the very beginning and even after we stopped working together she always championed everything I did. Sending all my love to her daughter. This is truly heartbreaking.

Joan Harrison

July 27, 2020

I feel lucky to have known Sophy--I was among her platoon of admirers. Her soul, her way of speaking, of loving, of cooking, of laughing, of seeing the world: she was so special. Sophy shined brightly and all too briefly.
Condolences to Chloe Rose, and everyone else who loved Sophy.

David Lubliner

July 26, 2020

My deepest condolences to Sophy’s family. I worked with Sophy for a long time at William Morris. She was a friend who I also looked up to and greatly admired.

We had such fun times working together. She was always willing to lend an ear and help with a problem.

We remained friends after our days at William Morris but not as close as I should have. I was so saddened to hear the news. My thoughts are with you. May her memory be a blessing. I will miss her greatly.

Stephanie Cortez

July 23, 2020

Sophia had the biggest heart . I am extremely grateful for the beautiful friendship that I was so lucky to have found in her. I will always keep her kind and loving words in my heart. May she rest in peace. Till we met again one my friend.

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