DENTON, Texas - Phoebe Voves Sokoloski, 87 of Denton, Texas, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2003 at a Denton medical center.
Family services will be held at a later date.
She was born on Jan. 23, 1916 in, Tonasket, Wash., to Albert and Stella Bower Schendel.
She married Emil Voves in July 1944 in Kalispell. He preceded her in death on Nov. 28, 1978. She married Joseph Sokoloski on Feb. 5, 1982, in Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii. He preceded her in death on July 30, 1998. She was a retired nurse from St. John Lutheran Hospital in Libby.
She is preceded in death by sisters, Mildred O'Neal and Ella Combs; and brother, Woodrow Schendel.
Survivors include her daughters, Lil Lipp of Havre and Emie Hastings of Denton Texas; son, Gary Voves of Frisco, Texas; brothers, Wilson Schendel of Mesa, Ariz., and Chet Schendel of Three Forks; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter.
DeBerry Funeral Directors of Denton, Texas, are in charge of arrangements.