September 14, 1933 – March 3, 2019
On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 at 6:17 am, Sonia Oldies Michel, née Sonia Pouponneau, fell asleep in death in Boynton Beach, Florida, surrounded by her loving family.
Sonia was born on September 14,1933 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti to the late Florvil Pouponneau and the late Adele Jean-Simon. As a mother of nine children, Sonia Michel was an avid business woman, a tireless entrepreneur, a tenacious woman of faith, a committed wife and mother, and an exemplary grandmother. She was a model of strength and perseverance, and a servant leader within her community of Jehovah witnesses in Miragôane, Haiti.
Sonia Michel dedicated her life to Jehovah on October 8th, 1966 after learning life-changing bible truths. She faithfully served Jehovah for more than 53 years and strived to share her love for Jehovah with her children, family and friends. Despite many tests of her faith she remained faithful to Jehovah until her last days.
Sonia Michel left behind many hearts filled with precious memories, numerous loving relatives and friends. She will be deeply missed.
Funeral will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10:30 AM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses located at 3101 Lyons Rd, Coconut Creek, FL 33063.
Sonia Michel is survived by: Dr. Yves Renée (née Michel), spouse of William M. Jennings and mother of Douglass Morency-- Gommaire Michel, spouse of Margarette Michel (née Gustave); father of Christine, Pascal, Cassandra, and Sarah; and grand-father of Lana-- Patrick Michel, father of Mayelle, Camille (spouse of John Ormonde), and Abigail; and grand-father of Fion and Luca-- Vauguens Michel, father of Naikë and Gaëtan-- Ginah P. Michel-- Gislhaine Sanz (née Michel), spouse of Lesly Sanz; mother of Stephanie (née Sanz and spouse of Lucien Apatout); and Joseph Lesly; and grand-mother of Saëlle and TaÏra-- Dr. Flore Jesuca (née Michel), spouse of Yvenet Jesuca, mother of Farah Alexis (née Henrys and spouse Jonadab Alexis); and of Amanda Jesuca-- Madeline Michel, mother of Philippe M. Calvin, spouse of Johane (née Cadeau), and father of Sandro-- Jean-Baptiste O. Michel, spouse of Junie (née Sylvain), and father of Philip and D’Jounika and her many Cousins, Aunts and Uncles.