Sandra Lee Pocsatko Smolley




Willow Spring – Sandra Lee Pocsatko Smolley, passed away on Friday, September 21, 2018. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at St Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Rd Fuquay-Varina. The family will be receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Thomas Funeral Home, 401 N Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina.

Sandra was born in Swissvale, PA and after marrying Bernie, they moved to between Ohio and Pennsylvania before settling in Melbourne, FL for 22 years. She moved to Willow Spring in 2017 to live with her daughter and family. She spent the last 19 months enjoying her time with her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents John Joseph and Magdalene Kozak Pocsatko; and husband, Bernard D. Smolley.

Sandra is survived by her daughter, Juliann Little and husband, William of Willow Spring, NC; son, Matthew John Smolley and wife Connie of Melbourne, FL; two brothers, J Dennis Pocsatko and wife Jane of New Port Richey, FL and Eugene Pocsatko of The Villages, FL and two grandchildren, Zachary and Zoe, whom she cherished with all her heart. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made Wake County EMS, 331 S. McDowell St. Raleigh, NC 27601.